Deer Harvest Numbers for Illinois

Deer Harvest Numbers for Illinois
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Here are the harvest number for deer taken by archery hunters here in Illinois through Monday, November 11, 2013.

Illinois archery deer hunters harvested a preliminary total of 36,645 deer. Preliminary harvest through the same period last year was 41,021. Rainfall on Tuesday and Wednesday last week dampened efforts on those days, but harvest rebounded well later in the week. Almost 5,000 deer were taken on Saturday/Sunday.

Total harvest to date has consisted of 53% does and 47% males (19568; 17077), although buck harvest during the past week rose to about 63%. Top five counties were Pike (1646), Fulton (1057), Jefferson (898), Adams (807), and JoDaviess (767).

Preliminary Illinois archery deer harvest thru November 11
County 2012 2013
Adams 920 807
Alexander 132 105
Bond 261 240
Boone 88 108
Brown 650 509
Bureau 585 461
Calhoun 521 460
Carroll 498 415
Cass 461 337
Champaign 287 251
Christian 313 302
Clark 570 478
Clay 353 309
Clinton 251 274
Coles 424 342
Cook 78 75
Crawford 525 439
Cumberland 283 221
DeKalb 134 122
DeWitt 354 346
Douglas 126 94
Dupage 18 19
Edgar 334 297
Edwards 120 120
Effingham 323 242
Fayette 508 467
Ford 49 40
Franklin 547 535
Fulton 1366 1057
Gallatin 155 158
Greene 548 471
Grundy 285 221
Hamilton 289 301
Hancock 479 477
Hardin 275 221
Henderson 170 147
Henry 381 307
Iroquois 343 292
Jackson 526 603
Jasper 403 279
Jefferson 924 898
Jersey 385 352
JoDaviess 846 767
Johnson 380 429
Kane 189 170
Kankakee 210 221
Kendall 168 149
Knox 669 607
Lake 234 206
LaSalle 674 566
Lawrence 251 245
Lee 329 335
Livingston 240 194
Logan 182 185
Macon 301 331
Macoupin 624 584
Madison 746 570
Marion 748 622
Marshall 258 221
Mason 237 207
Massac 182 191
McDonough 334 322
McHenry 418 359
McLean 434 373
Menard 227 195
Mercer 295 288
Monroe 242 203
Montgomery 508 415
Morgan 384 325
Moultrie 187 196
Ogle 553 500
Peoria 837 628
Perry 426 408
Piatt 122 128
Pike 1867 1646
Pope 560 508
Pulaski 143 135
Putnam 217 167
Randolph 584 586
Richland 273 209
Rock Island 439 468
Saline 270 274
Sangamon 521 442
Schuyler 625 521
Scott 187 125
Shelby 501 471
St. Clair 421 366
Stark 130 94
Stephenson 347 322
Tazewell 521 399
Union 449 505
Vermilion 671 648
Wabash 132 117
Warren 189 157
Washington 267 289
Wayne 522 445
White 338 286
Whiteside 382 357
Will 505 552
Williamson 539 570
Winnebago 309 269
Woodford 435 378
Grand Total 41021 36645

 

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