Hunters in 2020 registered 188,712 white-tailed deer during the Wisconsin nine-day gun deer season, an increase of 16% from the previous year but 9% below the 10-year average, according to a recent report issued by the Department of Natural Resources.
The 2020 kill included 85,340 bucks (up 12% from 2019) and 103,372 antlerless deer (up 19%). Compared to last season, the 2020 harvest increased in each of the four management regions across the state.
Whether you bagged a trophy or just enjoyed some fun in the woods, thank you to all of our readers who submitted photos from this year’s hunt.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THIS YEAR’S HUNTING PHOTO CONTEST WINNER — MICHAEL WOZNIAK OF THE WALBEC GROUP. WOZNIAK IS THE WINNER OF A $50 GIFT CARD.
THANK YOU TO ALL WHO SENT PHOTOS THIS YEAR AND THANK YOU TO THIS YEAR’S SPONSOR — HOGSBACK RANCH