Deer season opens

13 years ago

    This year the Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Department is issuing 26,390 Any-Deer Permits.  It is bucks only in all other Wildlife Management Districts.
    The permit allocation is: 18,378 for residents; 6,599 for landowners; 1,181 for non-residents and 232 for Superpack holders.
    The 12 wildlife management districts where any-deer (antlerless) deer may be hunted this year, with a permit, are 13, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 and 29.
    Deer hunting season (firearms) begins for Maine residents only day on Saturday, Oct. 29, and deer season runs Oct. 31 through Nov. 26.
    For more information, visit www.mefishwildlife.com or call (207) 287-8000.