Young hunters check 18,091 deer during MO youth hunt - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Young hunters check 18,091 deer during MO youth hunt

(Source: EPA / MGN) (Source: EPA / MGN)
(KFVS) - The Missouri Department of Conservation announced that young hunters checked more than 18,000 deer during Missouri's youth portion on Nov. 1.

The hunt was for ages six to 15. Young hunters bagged 18,091.

The top counties for this early youth hunt were Osage with 448, Franklin with 393, and Howell with 376 deer checked. Last year's harvest total for the early youth hunt was 18, 676. 

Firearms season runs from Nov. 15 through Nov. 25. 

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