Deer Registration Made Easy However, Northern Illinoisans Need to Take Extra Step

Deer Registration Made Easy However, Northern Illinoisans Need to Take Extra Step

Hunters are reminded to register their harvest for firearm deer season this weekend.

Successful hunters must register their deer each day, but State Department of Natural Resources spokesperson Ed Cross says it is an easy process.

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Hunters have until 10 p-m the day of harvest to register their deer.

Cross says those living in northern Illinois where chronic wasting disease is a concern, need to take an extra step.

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For all other counties, register your deer online at dnr.Illinois.gov or by calling 1-866-il-check.