Illinois DNR

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The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has confirmed nearly 50 cases of Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD) in white-tailed deer so far in 2015 and more are expected in the coming months.

State Law Requires Life Jackets For All Passengers

May 28, 2014

The Illinois DNR says there is something very simple boaters can do to ensure their safety.

IL & IA Face Deer Virus Outbreak for 2nd Year

Nov 21, 2013

A virus that is deadly to deer is being seen in Illinois and Iowa for the second year in a row.

IL Deer Harvest Largely Unaffected by Drought

Jan 28, 2013

One thing the ongoing drought did not seem to affect was the number of deer in Illinois. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources said hunters killed nearly 181-thousand deer, only one thousand less than one year ago.