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White-tailed Deer

Scientific Name: Odocoileus virginianus
Seasons and Bag Limits: 2021-22 Digest, Deer Section

White-Tailed Deer Wildlife Note

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Chronic Wasting Disease
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Deer Hunting


Antler Restrictions


Deer Health and Public Safety


Deer Biology

Where Does the Buck Stop? How habitat influences deer movements

Living with Whitetails


Deer Management

2021-22 Antlerless Allocations (PDF)
2020-21 Deer Harvest Estimates (PDF)

Research and Surveys



Annual Reports of the White-tailed Deer and Elk Section can be viewed in the  document library.

Whitetail Periodicals:Life and Times of the Whitetail Columns 

White-Tailed Deer