Illinois News: Hunters in Illinois Harvested 58,836 Deer During First Weekend of Firearm Season
Hunters in Illinois Harvested 58,836 Deer During First Weekend of Firearm Season
SPRINGFIELD, IL – Hunters in Illinois harvested a preliminary total of 58,836 deer during the first weekend of the Illinois Firearm Deer Season on Nov. 16-18. Hunters took 51,450 deer during the first firearm weekend in 2017.
Illinois’ seven-day Firearm Deer Season will conclude Nov. 29 through Dec. 2.
Other deer hunting opportunities in the weeks ahead include:
• Muzzleloader-Only Deer Season on Dec.