CWD testing continues in area 603
Mandatory CWD testing continues in southeast Minnesota's disease management zone through the end of December's archery and muzzleloader seasons as well as a late-season hunt that begins Saturday, Jan. 6.
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Test for CWD yourself
If you hunt in a deer permit area where there is no mandatory CWD testing but still would like to have your deer checked, you can collect a lymph node sample and pay for a private test.
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Was your deer tested?
You can view results from all areas tested for CWD. Results will be updated on weekdays as they become available. Note that outside of deer permit area 603, hunters will not be notified of their test result unless their deer tests presumptive positive for CWD.
- Mandatory Deer Harvest Registration - There are three ways to register harvested deer
- Registration stations
- Notices have been mailed to all lottery winners
- Surplus permits for deer permit areas 181 and 224 went on sale at 5 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 2. See how many surplus permits remain.
- All lottery applicants can look up their results online:
Seasons (see regulations for detailed information)
Antlerless Deer and Special Hunt Lottery Deadline
09/15/18 - 12/31/18
Deer Hunt - Archery season
10/18/18 - 10/19/18
Deer Hunt - Camp Ripley Archery Hunt - 1st season
10/18/18 - 10/21/18
Deer Hunt - Special Youth Deer season
10/27/18 - 10/28/18
Deer Hunt - Camp Ripley Archery Hunt - 2nd season
11/03/18 - 11/18/18
Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 100A
11/03/18 - 11/11/18
Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 200A and 300A
11/17/18 - 11/25/18
Deer Hunt - Firearm season - 300B
11/24/18 - 12/09/18
Deer Hunt - Muzzleloader season
Details available in July.
Topical hunting information
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