White-tailed Deer Management Program

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Hunting Regulation Changes - Deer Management Units (DMUs)

–The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission approved rule changes implementing Deer Management Units (DMUs) with greater antler regulations and changes to the antlerless deer season for Zones A, B and C. Learn about these changes for the 2015-2016 season and similar changes previously approved for Zone D.

Zones A, B and C News Release | Zone D News Release

 

Hunting

You can receive technical assistance with deer management by contacting the FWC regional office nearest you.

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FWC Facts:
Adult white-tailed deer in Florida average 125 lbs. for bucks, 95 lbs. for does. The Key deer subspecies is noticeably smaller, averaging just 27 in. tall and 55-70 lbs.

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