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Offline Fastltz

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Fellow central Illinois hunters
« on: January 08, 2014, 06:00:00 PM »
I'm just east of st.Louis and was wondering how the '13 season has been for you all. My deer count seems so low its saddening
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Offline Fletcher

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Re: Fellow central Illinois hunters
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2014, 10:59:00 AM »
Pretty slow hunting for me in Morgan Co., with few sightings.  Went out 3 days after a snow and found one trail and the edge of the field being used and only about 8 sets of tracks for three days.  Saline seemed better, but nothing like a few years ago.  We're not quite done yet, tho.
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Offline Wallydog

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Re: Fellow central Illinois hunters
« Reply #2 on: March 16, 2014, 11:46:00 AM »
I was able to get out this year for the first time in several years due to rotator cuff surgery. I had the worst season in many years as the deer herd seems to have disappeared. Tracks were there but not many and days between new sets appearing in snow. I didnt even get a shot this year. I sure hope it gets better soon.

Offline monk

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Re: Fellow central Illinois hunters
« Reply #3 on: May 18, 2014, 09:09:00 AM »
Out for the Northern Zone Turkey season even though live close to Marion, IL. Not many birds. The winter was hard on them I think.

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