Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Minnesota deer facts

Email News Alerts

Deer: The Animal

• Adult female white-tailed deer weigh about 145 lbs., males 170 lbs.

• The biggest white-tailed deer ever recorded was a 500-pound Minnesota buck.

Advertisement

• A whitetail's home range is about one square mile.

• Minnesota's deer population is about 1 million deer. Texas is No. 1 with 4.7 million deer.

Deer: Hunting

• Last year, 32 percent of Minnesota firearm hunters successfully harvested a deer.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement