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2018–19 Deer Harvest Summaries

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New Jersey deer hunters harvested 50,861 deer during the 2018–19 seasons. The harvest for this year’s deer season is 4.8 percent higher than the 48,545 deer taken in 2017–18. The antlerless portion of the 2018–19 harvest was 29,316 deer, up 3.0 percent from 2017–18. The antlered portion of the 2018–19 harvest was 21,545 deer, up 7.3 percent from 2017–18.

2018–19 Total Deer Harvest by Season and Zone

DMZ

Fall Bow

Permit Bow

Six-day Firearm

Permit Muzzleloader

Permit Shotgun

Winter Bow

Youth Days

Total Harvest

1

96

89

109

101

7

26

15

443

2

489

331

266

234

176

82

18

1,596

3

98

81

55

96

5

18

7

360

4

70

56

131

117

9

7

3

393

5

837

530

457

242

293

69

16

2,444

6

309

190

117

85

35

53

4

793

7

523

323

237

174

394

75

5

1,731

8

1,049

627

364

283

547

191

27

3,088

9

197

163

47

21

73

82

0

583

10

719

429

237

226

494

155

12

2,272

11

502

311

147

141

329

77

13

1,520

12

1,154

763

371

287

851

305

14

3,745

13

395

277

38

61

169

107

0

1,047

14

785

595

205

101

525

218

6

2,435

15

482

349

142

97

491

154

7

1,722

16

403

309

208

91

196

110

7

1,324

17

373

221

212

132

802

71

13

1,824

18

105

104

141

41

6

45

4

446

19

545

418

311

142

466

89

10

1,981

21

52

78

254

42

20

30

14

490

22

41

46

39

13

5

18

7

169

23

59

105

310

72

27

48

23

644

24

17

54

123

37

7

22

3

263

25

535

343

225

157

341

83

13

1,697

26

217

237

435

130

27

123

25

1,194

27

205

184

87

118

143

41

10

788

28

376

262

120

136

255

84

15

1,248

29

177

152

89

142

202

35

12

809

30

68

80

48

56

51

43

11

357

31

116

93

37

53

82

38

5

424

34

99

108

145

85

59

77

30

603

35

354

300

104

220

226

68

20

1,292

36

420

302

33

14

85

173

1

1,028

37

79

73

17

51

6

46

4

276

38

0

0

0

10

34

0

0

44

39

73

79

19

38

34

14

0

257

41

342

165

94

69

225

58

2

955

42

84

76

80

52

60

26

3

381

43

37

27

136

14

11

23

4

252

45

47

54

207

50

35

34

9

436

46

44

50

180

35

13

29

10

361

47

148

81

43

36

99

56

3

466

48

310

252

192

141

532

32

14

1,473

49

287

210

53

14

120

98

4

786

50

821

648

153

91

419

269

3

2,404

51

311

242

115

31

194

110

1

1,004

53

14

10

5

8

2

4

0

43

54

12

12

4

6

8

5

0

47

55

22

16

20

16

2

10

0

86

56

0

0

0

0

14

0

0

14

57

0

4

0

0

11

0

0

15

58

0

8

0

2

7

0

0

17

61

0

5

4

5

4

3

0

21

63

42

45

20

32

11

16

7

173

64

0

0

20

0

42

3

0

65

65

56

64

70

51

9

24

2

276

66

9

1

0

0

64

0

0

74

67

0

0

0

103

0

4

0

107

68

7

13

15

9

19

6

0

69

70

0

4

0

1

1

0

0

6

Total

14,612

10,649

7,291

4,812

9,374

3,687

436

50,861