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2018 Wisconsin deer harvest summary

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Click on the season in the blue box below to see deer harvest totals by zone, county and type of deer harvested.


Preliminary 9-day gun deer season summary
The following data is for the 9-day gun deer season in 2018 (Nov. 17-25). Includes deer harvested under the Deer Damage Program.
  Number of deer harvested
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless Unknown
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland ADAMS . . . .
BARRON . . . .
BROWN . . . .
BUFFALO . . . .
CALUMET . . . .
CHIPPEWA . . . .
CLARK . . . .
DOOR . . . .
DUNN . . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . . .
FOND DU LAC . . . .
FORT MCCOY . . . .
GREEN LAKE . . . .
JACKSON . . . .
JUNEAU . . . .
KEWAUNEE . . . .
LA CROSSE . . . .
MANITOWOC . . . .
MARATHON . . . .
MARINETTE . . . .
MARQUETTE . . . .
MONROE . . . .
OCONTO . . . .
OUTAGAMIE . . . .
PEPIN . . . .
PIERCE . . . .
POLK . . . .
PORTAGE . . . .
ST. CROIX . . . .
SHAWANO . . . .
SHEBOYGAN . . . .
TREMPEALEAU . . . .
WAUPACA . . . .
WAUSHARA . . . .
WINNEBAGO . . . .
WOOD . . . .
Total (ALL) . . . .
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS . . . .
CLARK . . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . . .
JACKSON . . . .
JUNEAU . . . .
MONROE . . . .
WOOD . . . .
Total (ALL) . . . .
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND . . . .
Bad River . . . .
BAYFIELD . . . .
BURNETT . . . .
CHIPPEWA . . . .
DOUGLAS . . . .
FLORENCE . . . .
FOREST . . . .
IRON . . . .
LAC COURTE OREILLIES RESERVATION . . . .
LAC DU FLAMBEAU RESERVATION . . . .
LANGLADE . . . .
LINCOLN . . . .
MADELINE ISLAND . . . .
MARINETTE . . . .
OCONTO . . . .
ONEIDA . . . .
PRICE . . . .
RED CLIFF RESERVATION . . . .
RUSK . . . .
SAWYER . . . .
TAYLOR . . . .
VILAS . . . .
WASHBURN . . . .
Total (ALL) . . . .
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA . . . .
CRAWFORD . . . .
DANE . . . .
DODGE . . . .
GRANT . . . .
GREEN . . . .
IOWA . . . .
JEFFERSON . . . .
KENOSHA . . . .
LAFAYETTE . . . .
MILWAUKEE . . . .
OZAUKEE . . . .
RACINE . . . .
RICHLAND . . . .
ROCK . . . .
SAUK . . . .
VERNON . . . .
WALWORTH . . . .
WASHINGTON . . . .
WAUKESHA . . . .
Total (ALL) . . . .
Total (ALL) . . . .
Archery season summary

The following data is for the archery deer season in 2018.

Updated November 13, 2018

  Number of deer harvested
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland
ADAMS 86 82 168
BARRON 323 336 659
BROWN 159 166 325
BUFFALO 556 405 961
CALUMET 84 73 157
CHIPPEWA 285 159 444
CLARK 271 316 587
DOOR 136 221 357
DUNN 370 299 669
EAU CLAIRE 181 190 371
FOND DU LAC 278 189 467
GREEN LAKE 231 241 472
JACKSON 312 217 529
JUNEAU 154 100 254
KEWAUNEE 131 161 292
LA CROSSE 272 159 431
MANITOWOC 217 187 404
MARATHON 598 480 1,078
MARINETTE 152 235 387
MARQUETTE 375 354 729
MONROE 414 385 799
OCONTO 259 303 562
OUTAGAMIE 258 195 453
PEPIN 115 118 233
PIERCE 275 250 525
POLK 421 397 818
PORTAGE 332 268 600
SHAWANO 518 559 1,077
SHEBOYGAN 232 175 407
ST CROIX 303 308 611
TREMPEALEAU 494 356 850
WAUPACA 510 598 1,108
WAUSHARA 325 342 667
WINNEBAGO 160 100 260
WOOD 199 196 395
Total (ALL) 9,986 9,120 19,106
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS 259 143 402
CLARK 155 77 232
EAU CLAIRE 69 16 85
JACKSON 145 32 177
JUNEAU 132 26 158
MONROE 59 10 69
WOOD 101 30 131
Total (ALL) 920 334 1,254
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND 81 36 117
BAYFIELD 178 159 337
BURNETT 212 184 396
DOUGLAS 183 83 266
FLORENCE 57 82 139
FOREST 90 10 100
IRON 25 1 26
LANGLADE 143 109 252
LINCOLN 159 117 276
MARINETTE 127 75 202
OCONTO 74 32 106
ONEIDA 148 77 225
PRICE 231 73 304
RUSK 228 141 369
SAWYER 183 76 259
TAYLOR 287 186 473
VILAS 105 53 158
WASHBURN 165 140 305
Total (ALL) 2,676 1,634 4,310
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA 467 290 757
CRAWFORD 279 208 487
DANE 438 246 684
DODGE 340 216 556
GRANT 395 331 726
GREEN 172 144 316
IOWA 347 282 629
JEFFERSON 215 181 396
KENOSHA 41 31 72
LAFAYETTE 172 114 286
MILWAUKEE 27 10 37
OZAUKEE 76 80 156
RACINE 53 29 82
RICHLAND 415 340 755
ROCK 190 138 328
SAUK 522 361 883
VERNON 493 452 945
WALWORTH 156 82 238
WASHINGTON 284 296 580
WAUKESHA 310 192 502
Total (ALL) 5,392 4,023 9,415
Total (ALL) 18,974 15,111 34,085
Crossbow season summary

The following data is for the crossbow deer season in 2018.

Updated November 13, 2018

  Number of deer harvested.
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland
ADAMS 99 125 224
BARRON 408 401 809
BROWN 237 196 433
BUFFALO 389 332 721
CALUMET 128 69 197
CHIPPEWA 402 215 617
CLARK 385 458 843
DOOR 265 329 594
DUNN 370 259 629
EAU CLAIRE 206 215 421
FOND DU LAC 278 196 474
GREEN LAKE 243 204 447
JACKSON 272 215 487
JUNEAU 145 109 254
KEWAUNEE 212 195 407
LA CROSSE 219 170 389
MANITOWOC 331 287 618
MARATHON 838 657 1,495
MARINETTE 296 398 694
MARQUETTE 454 380 834
MONROE 370 248 618
OCONTO 433 485 918
OUTAGAMIE 292 278 570
PEPIN 142 125 267
PIERCE 258 238 496
POLK 462 377 839
PORTAGE 376 292 668
SHAWANO 655 687 1,342
SHEBOYGAN 204 153 357
ST CROIX 252 230 482
TREMPEALEAU 340 239 579
WAUPACA 692 650 1,342
WAUSHARA 534 448 982
WINNEBAGO 199 120 319
WOOD 279 278 557
Total (ALL) 11,665 10,258 21,923
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS 306 167 473
CLARK 204 105 309
EAU CLAIRE 82 17 99
JACKSON 176 34 210
JUNEAU 166 30 196
MONROE 63 12 75
WOOD 142 39 181
Total (ALL) 1,139 404 1,543
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND 179 84 263
BAYFIELD 326 244 570
BURNETT 338 210 548
DOUGLAS 366 137 503
FLORENCE 132 110 242
FOREST 115 19 134
IRON 65 6 71
LANGLADE 269 209 478
LINCOLN 321 210 531
MARINETTE 291 128 419
MENOMINEE 1 . 1
OCONTO 122 40 162
ONEIDA 299 166 465
PRICE 489 138 627
RUSK 417 184 601
SAWYER 299 131 430
TAYLOR 528 305 833
VILAS 196 102 298
WASHBURN 328 229 557
Total (ALL) 5,081 2,652 7,733
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA 438 243 681
CRAWFORD 202 145 347
DANE 297 181 478
DODGE 314 170 484
GRANT 265 222 487
GREEN 145 83 228
IOWA 256 166 422
JEFFERSON 185 141 326
KENOSHA 35 14 49
LAFAYETTE 121 78 199
MILWAUKEE 27 16 43
OZAUKEE 98 94 192
RACINE 50 26 76
RICHLAND 317 257 574
ROCK 187 92 279
SAUK 339 239 578
VERNON 319 264 583
WALWORTH 119 84 203
WASHINGTON 217 215 432
WAUKESHA 221 170 391
Total (ALL) 4,152 2,900 7,052
Total (ALL) 22,037 16,214 38,251
Youth deer hunt summary

The following data is for the youth deer season in 2018 (Oct. 6-7).

Updated November 13, 2018

  Number of deer harvested.
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland
ADAMS 14 15 29
BARRON 106 114 220
BROWN 19 33 52
BUFFALO 94 117 211
CALUMET 12 15 27
CHIPPEWA 93 116 209
CLARK 93 145 238
DOOR 47 70 117
DUNN 68 89 157
EAU CLAIRE 19 31 50
FOND DU LAC 35 52 87
GREEN LAKE 37 41 78
JACKSON 82 77 159
JUNEAU 22 31 53
KEWAUNEE 44 53 97
LA CROSSE 44 62 106
MANITOWOC 41 73 114
MARATHON 156 188 344
MARINETTE 61 69 130
MARQUETTE 52 50 102
MONROE 73 109 182
OCONTO 81 70 151
OUTAGAMIE 47 53 100
PEPIN 35 40 75
PIERCE 42 54 96
POLK 103 112 215
PORTAGE 74 79 153
SHAWANO 147 183 330
SHEBOYGAN 29 29 58
ST CROIX 54 65 119
TREMPEALEAU 87 124 211
WAUPACA 124 121 245
WAUSHARA 63 88 151
WINNEBAGO 24 9 33
WOOD 55 66 121
Total (ALL) 2,177 2,643 4,820
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS 28 33 61
CLARK 27 29 56
EAU CLAIRE 8 13 21
JACKSON 10 24 34
JUNEAU 18 18 36
MONROE 10 10 20
WOOD 14 21 35
Total (ALL) 115 148 263
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND 34 27 61
BAYFIELD 27 37 64
BURNETT 48 86 134
DOUGLAS 52 51 103
FLORENCE 20 20 40
FOREST 15 24 39
IRON 6 6 12
LANGLADE 57 41 98
LINCOLN 48 60 108
MARINETTE 33 36 69
OCONTO 8 17 25
ONEIDA 29 37 66
PRICE 74 73 147
RUSK 62 98 160
SAWYER 44 31 75
TAYLOR 116 126 242
VILAS 12 24 36
WASHBURN 55 35 90
Total (ALL) 740 829 1,569
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA 62 55 117
CRAWFORD 17 48 65
DANE 25 22 47
DODGE 41 59 100
GRANT 53 88 141
GREEN 14 18 32
IOWA 30 42 72
JEFFERSON 17 19 36
KENOSHA 4 2 6
LAFAYETTE 23 25 48
OZAUKEE 6 7 13
RACINE 4 2 6
RICHLAND 55 61 116
ROCK 12 15 27
SAUK 61 80 141
VERNON 62 76 138
WALWORTH 10 13 23
WASHINGTON 14 18 32
WAUKESHA 13 17 30
Total (ALL) 523 667 1,190
Total (ALL) 3,555 4,287 7,842
Muzzleloader season summary

The following data is for the muzzleloader deer season in 2018 (Nov. 26-Dec. 5).

  Number of deer harvested.
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland ADAMS . . .
BARRON . . .
BROWN . . .
BUFFALO . . .
CALUMET . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
CLARK . . .
DOOR . . .
DUNN . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
FOND DU LAC . . .
FORT MCCOY . . .
GREEN LAKE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
KEWAUNEE . . .
LA CROSSE . . .
MANITOWOC . . .
MARATHON . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MARQUETTE . . .
MONROE . . .
OCONTO . . .
OUTAGAMIE . . .
PEPIN . . .
PIERCE . . .
POLK . . .
PORTAGE . . .
ST. CROIX . . .
SHAWANO . . .
SHEBOYGAN . . .
TREMPEALEAU . . .
WAUPACA . . .
WAUSHARA . . .
WINNEBAGO . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS . . .
CLARK . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
MONROE . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND . . .
Bad River . . .
BAYFIELD . . .
BURNETT . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
DOUGLAS . . .
FLORENCE . . .
FOREST . . .
IRON . . .
LAC COURTE OREILLIES RESERVATION . . .
LAC DU FLAMBEAU RESERVATION . . .
LANGLADE . . .
LINCOLN . . .
MADELINE ISLAND . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MENOMINEE . . .
OCONTO . . .
ONEIDA . . .
PRICE . . .
RUSK . . .
SAWYER . . .
TAYLOR . . .
VILAS . . .
WASHBURN . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA . . .
CRAWFORD . . .
DANE . . .
DODGE . . .
GRANT . . .
GREEN . . .
IOWA . . .
JEFFERSON . . .
KENOSHA . . .
LAFAYETTE . . .
MILWAUKEE . . .
OZAUKEE . . .
RACINE . . .
RICHLAND . . .
ROCK . . .
SAUK . . .
VERNON . . .
WALWORTH . . .
WASHINGTON . . .
WAUKESHA . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
December antlerless-only season summary

The following data is for the statewide antlerless-only deer season in 2018 (Dec. 6-9).

  Number of deer harvested.
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland ADAMS . . .
BARRON . . .
BROWN . . .
BUFFALO . . .
CALUMET . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
CLARK . . .
DOOR . . .
DUNN . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
FOND DU LAC . . .
FORT MCCOY . . .
GREEN LAKE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
KEWAUNEE . . .
LA CROSSE . . .
MANITOWOC . . .
MARATHON . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MARQUETTE . . .
MONROE . . .
OCONTO . . .
OUTAGAMIE . . .
PEPIN . . .
PIERCE . . .
POLK . . .
PORTAGE . . .
ST. CROIX . . .
SHAWANO . . .
SHEBOYGAN . . .
TREMPEALEAU . . .
WAUPACA . . .
WAUSHARA . . .
WINNEBAGO . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS . . .
CLARK . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
MONROE . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND . . .
Bad River . . .
BAYFIELD . . .
BURNETT . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
DOUGLAS . . .
FLORENCE . . .
FOREST . . .
IRON . . .
LAC COURTE OREILLIES RESERVATION . . .
LAC DU FLAMBEAU RESERVATION . . .
LANGLADE . . .
LINCOLN . . .
MADELINE ISLAND . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MENOMINEE . . .
OCONTO . . .
ONEIDA . . .
PRICE . . .
RUSK . . .
SAWYER . . .
TAYLOR . . .
VILAS . . .
WASHBURN . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA . . .
CRAWFORD . . .
DANE . . .
DODGE . . .
GRANT . . .
GREEN . . .
IOWA . . .
JEFFERSON . . .
KENOSHA . . .
LAFAYETTE . . .
MILWAUKEE . . .
OZAUKEE . . .
RACINE . . .
RICHLAND . . .
ROCK . . .
SAUK . . .
VERNON . . .
WALWORTH . . .
WASHINGTON . . .
WAUKESHA . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Antlerless-only Holiday Hunt summary

The following data is for the antlerless-only holiday hunt in 2018 (Dec. 24-Jan 1, 2018). The holiday hunt only takes place in select counties.

  Number of deer harvested.
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland ADAMS . . .
BARRON . . .
BROWN . . .
BUFFALO . . .
CALUMET . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
CLARK . . .
DOOR . . .
DUNN . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
FOND DU LAC . . .
FORT MCCOY . . .
GREEN LAKE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
KEWAUNEE . . .
LA CROSSE . . .
MANITOWOC . . .
MARATHON . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MARQUETTE . . .
MONROE . . .
OCONTO . . .
OUTAGAMIE . . .
PEPIN . . .
PIERCE . . .
POLK . . .
PORTAGE . . .
ST. CROIX . . .
SHAWANO . . .
SHEBOYGAN . . .
TREMPEALEAU . . .
WAUPACA . . .
WAUSHARA . . .
WINNEBAGO . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS . . .
CLARK . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
MONROE . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND . . .
Bad River . . .
BAYFIELD . . .
BURNETT . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
DOUGLAS . . .
FLORENCE . . .
FOREST . . .
IRON . . .
LAC COURTE OREILLIES RESERVATION . . .
LAC DU FLAMBEAU RESERVATION . . .
LANGLADE . . .
LINCOLN . . .
MADELINE ISLAND . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MENOMINEE . . .
OCONTO . . .
ONEIDA . . .
PRICE . . .
RUSK . . .
SAWYER . . .
TAYLOR . . .
VILAS . . .
WASHBURN . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA . . .
CRAWFORD . . .
DANE . . .
DODGE . . .
GRANT . . .
GREEN . . .
IOWA . . .
JEFFERSON . . .
KENOSHA . . .
LAFAYETTE . . .
MILWAUKEE . . .
OZAUKEE . . .
RACINE . . .
RICHLAND . . .
ROCK . . .
SAUK . . .
VERNON . . .
WALWORTH . . .
WASHINGTON . . .
WAUKESHA . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Extended archery season summary

The following data is for the extended archery season in 2018-2019. The extended archery season only takes place in select counties.

  Number of deer harvested.
Deer Type Total (ALL)
Antlered Antlerless
Deer Management Zone Management Unit
Central Farmland ADAMS . . .
BARRON . . .
BROWN . . .
BUFFALO . . .
CALUMET . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
CLARK . . .
DOOR . . .
DUNN . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
FOND DU LAC . . .
FORT MCCOY . . .
GREEN LAKE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
KEWAUNEE . . .
LA CROSSE . . .
MANITOWOC . . .
MARATHON . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MARQUETTE . . .
MONROE . . .
OCONTO . . .
OUTAGAMIE . . .
PEPIN . . .
PIERCE . . .
POLK . . .
PORTAGE . . .
ST. CROIX . . .
SHAWANO . . .
SHEBOYGAN . . .
TREMPEALEAU . . .
WAUPACA . . .
WAUSHARA . . .
WINNEBAGO . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Central Forest Management Unit
ADAMS . . .
CLARK . . .
EAU CLAIRE . . .
JACKSON . . .
JUNEAU . . .
MONROE . . .
WOOD . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Northern Forest Management Unit
ASHLAND . . .
Bad River . . .
BAYFIELD . . .
BURNETT . . .
CHIPPEWA . . .
DOUGLAS . . .
FLORENCE . . .
FOREST . . .
IRON . . .
LAC COURTE OREILLIES RESERVATION . . .
LAC DU FLAMBEAU RESERVATION . . .
LANGLADE . . .
LINCOLN . . .
MADELINE ISLAND . . .
MARINETTE . . .
MENOMINEE . . .
OCONTO . . .
ONEIDA . . .
PRICE . . .
RUSK . . .
SAWYER . . .
TAYLOR . . .
VILAS . . .
WASHBURN . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Southern Farmland Management Unit
COLUMBIA . . .
CRAWFORD . . .
DANE . . .
DODGE . . .
GRANT . . .
GREEN . . .
IOWA . . .
JEFFERSON . . .
KENOSHA . . .
LAFAYETTE . . .
MILWAUKEE . . .
OZAUKEE . . .
RACINE . . .
RICHLAND . . .
ROCK . . .
SAUK . . .
VERNON . . .
WALWORTH . . .
WASHINGTON . . .
WAUKESHA . . .
Total (ALL) . . .
Total (ALL) . . .

Historic harvest data for each county can be found on Wisconsin's Deer Metric System.

Last revised: Tuesday November 13 2018
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