Public Meetings & Hearings

Public meetings have been scheduled to provide the public an opportunity to comment on the draft Georgia Deer Management Plan, 2015-2024.  All meetings will begin at 7:00 P.M. 

The complete Georgia Deer Management Plan 2015-2024 FINAL DRAFT may be viewed here.  Please be aware that this is an extensive plan and is 4MB in size.

Addtionally, as a component of its extensive public participation process, the Wildlife Resources Division contracted with Responsive Management, Inc. to conduct an extensive survey of Georgia residents, hunters and landowners to assess attitudes and opinions on deer and deer management.  This objective data is valuable to informing the planning process and developing Georgia's deer management plan.  Interested persons may view a copy this report, "Deer Management in Georgia: A Survey of Residents, Hunters and Landowners." Please be aware that this report is extensive covering 367 pages and is 972KB in size.

Interested persons may review this information and provide any comments at one of the scheduled public meetings.  Individuals who may not be able to attend a public meeting may submit their comments electronically or in writing. Individuals submitting electronic comments should reference "Deer Management Plan" in the subject line.

Comments should be submitted no later than Friday, September 5, 2014.

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