2019/20 White-tailed Deer Management Program

Please be informed that firearm hunting is scheduled to begin in a number of parks on December 9 in accordance with the Park Commission’s White-tailed Deer Management Program. These parks will be closed during firearm hunting. Please check the hunt schedule for more information. 

Please be informed that firearm hunting is scheduled to begin in a number of parks on December 9 in accordance with the Park Commission’s White-tailed Deer Management Program. These parks will be closed during firearm hunting. Please check the hunt schedule for more information. 

2019/20 White-tailed Deer Management Program

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Morristown: The Morris County Park Commission will be conducting its annual controlled deer hunt in accordance with its White-tailed Deer Management Program which aims to improve forest health through management of the deer population. These controlled hunts are specifically used as a population management tool.

The parks listed below will be CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC for firearm hunting all day on the specified dates and will only be open to hunters with special access permits. Bow hunting is scheduled in additional Morris County Parks between September 2019 and February 2020, but these parks will remain open to the public. Additional information, including the complete hunting schedule, can be found on the Morris County Park Commission’s website: morrisparks.net.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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