Deer advisory committee

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Minnesotans interested in being more actively involved in deer management can apply to serve on a newly forming deer advisory committee that will help foster dialogue between the public and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

The committee will:

  • Represent the breadth of deer management interests;
  • Learn about and contribute to understanding biological, social and economic aspects of deermanagement, including stakeholder group perspectives (excluding population goal setting);
  • Identify and inform DNR of significant deer management issues;
  • Facilitate dialogue between the public and DNR regarding issues;
  • Advise DNR on potential approaches to respond to issues; and
  • Advise on effective and publicly acceptable deer policies, research and monitoring priorities, programsand regulations.

Applications are being accepted through Friday, Feb. 8.