Commemorative Patch Available to Youth Hunters
State conservation officials today announced 20 deer check stations will be available throughout Michigan during the two-day youth firearm deer season, Sept. 27-28.
Click here to find the location and hours of available check stations. Since 1972, the Department of Natural Resources has offered a Successful Deer Hunter/Deer Management Cooperator patch to hunters who bring their deer to DNR check stations. Young hunters who present their deer for biological data collection will receive this year’s commemorative patch. The patch also will be available to any hunter that brings a deer to a designated deer check station from Oct. 1 through Jan. 9, 2004.