2017-2018 Georgia Deer Season Results by County

2017-2018 Georgia Deer Season Results by County

Georgia Deer Hunting
The sun has set on the last day of Georgia's 2017-2018 firearms deer season and according to game check results, hunters had very similar success to the 2016-2017 season. So far, Georgia deer hunters have checked in 183,327 deer — just 481 more than the previous season. Interestingly, 52 percent of the harvest were bucks and 48 percent were does. That's almost an exact flip-flop of previous season when 49 percent of the harvest were bucks and 51 percent were does. Also notable was that archery hunters harvested 1,587 less deer in 2017-2018, but firearm harvest increased by 2,044 deer. Muzzleloader hunters stayed consistent taking just 24 more deer this past season. Below is a county-by-county breakdown of Georgia's 2017-2018 deer harvest to-date. Keep in mind that these are deer…
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Public Land Results from Georgia’s 2017 Turkey Season

Public Land Results from Georgia’s 2017 Turkey Season

Georgia Turkey Hunting
Wondering how hunters did on your favorite WMA this turkey season? Below is a breakdown of reported harvests on all of Georgia's public lands open to turkey hunting. In a future article, we'll compare this results to last year's and see how hunters this season fared compared to last season. We'll also be looking at a county-by-county breakdown of turkey harvests on private land in Georgia. How did you do Georgia's public lands this turkey season? Was the action better or worse than last season? Feel free to discuss the results from your favorite WMA in the comments section below. Weapon Type WMA Beard >= 6 in. Beard < 6 in. Total Archery Firearm Muzzleloader Alapaha River WMA 9 0 9 0 9 0 Alexander WMA 2 1 3 0…
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2016 Georgia Turkey Harvest by County

2016 Georgia Turkey Harvest by County

Georgia Turkey Hunting
How successful were turkey hunters in the county where you hunt? Find out in the table below and feel free to discuss the results in the comments section below. County Beard >= 6 in. Beard < 6 in. Total Archery Firearm Muzzleloader Appling 58 4 62 3 59 0 Atkinson 24 0 24 0 24 0 Bacon 30 2 32 0 32 0 Baker 26 0 26 0 26 0 Baldwin 47 5 52 7 45 0 Banks 47 13 60 0 60 0 Barrow 7 2 9 0 9 0 Bartow 170 41 211 6 202 3 Ben Hill 45 1 46 0 46 0 Berrien 66 3 69 1 68 0 Bibb 19 1 20 0 20 0 Bleckley 46 4 50 1 49 0 Brantley 45 5…
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