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2009 Deer Take Summary

Calculated Deer Harvest by Zone for 2009

For a complete series of harvest tables and charts, see the 2009 New York State Deer Harvest Summary (PDF, 1.7 mB).

Area Regular Big Game Bowhunting DMP Muzzleloader DMAP
Northern Zone 11,719 2,075 4,553 8,309 1,808
Southern Zone 58,362 31,626 83,220 10,464 7,885
Long Island 151 845 1,685 0 96
Statewide 70,232 34,546 89,458 18,773 9,789
Area Season / Tag Male Adult Male Fawn Female Adult Female Fawn Total Deer
Northern Zone Total 16,279 1,420 9,582 1,183 28,464
Bowhunting 999 161 792 123 2,075
DMP 221 326 3,679 327 4,553
Muzzleloader 3,283 712 3,844 470 8,309
DMAP 59 221 1,265 263 1,808
Southern Zone Total 84,955 17,981 73,495 15,126 191,557
Bowhunting 21,222 1,625 7,610 1,169 31,626
DMP 1,866 14,387 54,863 12,104 83,220
Muzzleloader 3,261 998 5,518 687 10,464
DMAP 254 971 5,494 1,166 7,885
Long Island Total 823 309 1,253 392 2,777
Bowhunting 657 31 136 21 845
DMP 109 239 1,004 333 1,685
DMAP 3 12 67 14 96
Statewide Total 102,057 19,710 84,330 16,701 222,798
Bowhunting 22,878 1,817 8,538 1,313 34,546
DMP 2,196 14,952 59,546 12,764 89,458
Muzzleloader 6,544 1,710 9,362 1,157 18,773
DMAP 316 1,204 6,826 1,443 9,789

Note: Deer Management Permits (DMPs) and Deer Management Assistance Program (DMAP) permits are for antlerless deer. Bucks with antlers less than 3 inches long are not considered legally antlered deer and may be taken using a DMP or DMAP permit.