Wednesday, October 13, 2010
Urban Hunters Kill 45 Deer in St. Louis County; 91 in St. Charles
By Chad Garrison
on Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 9:50 AM
587 deer harvested in the metro areas
of St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield and Columbia-Jefferson City.
Boone County (home to Columbia) led the counties participating in the hunt with 97 deer bagged between October 8-11. St. Charles County was a close second with 91. In St. Louis County, hunters harvested 45 deer.
Hunters are only allowed to shoot antler-less deer during the event as a way to cull the female population and limit reproduction. So, yeah, if you want to the hunt bucks in the 'burbs, you'll still need to play the video game.
Missouri's four-day urban deer hunt ended Monday with more than