The DNR is looking for input on a proposed late season antlerless only deer hunt in southeastern Minnesota.
The DNR will host a public input meeting about the proposed hunt, potential dates, bag limits and other restrictions. The ssesion will be tonight from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Houston Elementary School gymnasium.
Winona County landowner Bob Marg says the DNR wants to know what hunters and farmers think.
The late season antlerless only hunt is being currently proposed for Saturday, Jan. 6, to Sunday, Jan. 14, concurrent with the late chronic wasting disease hunt in deer permit area 603. The deer permit areas that are proposed to be included are 346, 348 and 349 in the far southeastern corner of the state.
Populations in the three permit areas have been over the population goals for multiple seasons.