LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan hunters have about a month to apply for licenses to pursue antlerless deer.
The Department of Natural Resources says the application period has begun and will continue through Aug. 15.READ MORE: Service Held For Last Survivor Of '58 Great Lakes Shipwreck
Hunters can seek one license in any open deer management unit statewide. A nonrefundable $5 fee is charged.
Hunters may apply for either one private-land or one public-land license online, or at any authorized license agent or DNR Customer Service Center.READ MORE: Central Michigan Orders Masks At Least Through September
Young hunters, ages 9-16, can purchase one junior antlerless deer license over the counter through Aug. 15. A 9-year-old must be 10 by Sept. 26 to purchase the license.
Any leftover antlerless deer licenses not issued in the drawing will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis beginning Sept. 9, until license quotas are met.
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