Numbers Revealed For First Weekend Of Deer Hunting Season In Illinois
December 1, 2021 12:03PM CST
Illinois officials are revealing the preliminary total of deer harvested during the first weekend of the Illinois firearm deer season last month. Hunters harvested just over 50-thousand deer between November 19th and 21st. Last year, hunters took just over 47-thousand deer during the first firearm weekend. Illinois’ seven-day firearm deer season will conclude tomorrow through Sunday.