July 01, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Managed Urban Deer Hunt Reservations Have Begun

Springfield managed urban deer hunt reservations begin June 30, 2011 and will end on August 15, 2011. For those interested in participating in the urban deer hunt managed by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC), some important steps must be followed for registration. First, visit the MDC Managed Deer Hunt website and complete the application process in order to obtain a confirmation number. More information regarding regulations and the selection process pertaining to the managed urban deer hunt is available for interested parties on the website. For more information or questions, please contact the Missouri Department of Conservation at 417-895-6881 ext 247.

Additional information about the Springfield managed urban deer hunt is available on the Springfield-Greene County Health Department's website (www.springfieldmo.gov/health/urbanDeer.html).

For more information contact: Katie Towns-Jeter MPH, Public Information Administrator, 417-874-1205

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