Popular, common and challenging
One of Minnesota's most recognizable and popular mammals, the white-tailed deer is found in every Minnesota county and adapts well to most surroundings.
Help guide deer management
Provide guidance, input and feedback as DNR begins developing the first-ever statewide deer plan.
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New rule: No whole carcasses
Whole carcasses of deer, elk, moose and caribou from anywhere in North America no longer can be brought in to Minnesota.
Hunters, learn what to do »
CWD prevention targets southeast
DNR will collect 3,600 precautionary samples for CWD testing from deer harvested in 10 southeastern Minnesota deer permit areas.
Instructions & check station locations »