Use this state-by-state guide to help plan your deer season. Rut Report 2020. Realtree's Rut Report brings you real-time information on what's happening throughout the country. It is finally here! There are a lot of theories and differing opinions on what causes the whitetail deer rut. Florida 2020-2021 Deer and Turkey Season Dates Deer Zone B. Archery season: Oct. 17 – Nov. 15. A doe comes crashing through the timber and blows right by your treestand. By Brian Lovett. August 12, 2020. Seasons, dates and bag limits do not apply to wildlife management areas. Public education and video cam operation relative to the Northeast Florida Nest are provided by the AEF in cooperation with numerous dedicated staff members and volunteers. Antlerless deer season on private lands in Zone B is Dec. 25–27. Part 2: Lessons Learned from the 2016 Deer Rut Rut Part 2: Lessons Learned from the 2016 Deer Rut Dr. James C. Kroll - December 06, 2017. Increase your odds of tagging a mature buck with these tactics for hunting the rut. The Florida Deer Rut is unlike any deer rut across the country. Muzzleloading gun season: Nov. 21 – Dec. 4. Almost like clockwork, the deer rut boils down the hunting season to a handful of key days when big bucks are on the move looking for love in all the bright places, and hunters are out in the field ready to take advantage of less wary whitetails. Youth deer hunt weekend: Nov. 28-29 * General gun season: Dec. 5 – Feb. 21. Bryant's deer became the fourth-largest typical whitetail overall in the state record book. Jody Sistrunk shows off a nice, mature mainframe 8-pointer taken during the 2015-2016 season. 2020- 2021 Season . History × NEFL Bald Eagle Nest History . Learn more about the NEFL cam! With a score of 190 6/8, Troy Bryant of Laverne took the largest typical whitetail of Oklahoma's 2019-20 deer seasons that was submitted to the Wildlife Department's Cy Curtis Awards Program. The post-rut can be just as promising as the peak if you know where to look. Seconds later, a top-heavy, big-bodied buck trots down the same lane, hot on the doe’s trail. The 2020 Deer Hunting Season Forecast. Hunting. This unique late season, which occurs only in the Northwest Zone, was established to allow hunters the chance to hunt the rut that runs from late January through February in this part of the state. Latest. 2020-2021 Florida Resident Game and Furbearer Hunting Season Dates and Bag Limits. The Thickest Cover By the time the rut reaches its fourth quarter, a large proportion of any given deer population is tired of being harassed. See 2020-2021 Florida Hunting Regulations guide. Map out the deer rut. Peak of rutting, breeding activity varies greatly. November 19, 2020. Hours of daylight decreasing, geographic latitude, genetics, climate, evolution and moon phase are many factors that hunters and deer enthusiasts have debated over the years. Crossbow season: Oct. 17 – Nov. 20. More Hunting. Just like when we were kids, the wait for Christmas seemed like an eternity. Find 2020-2021 Florida migratory bird hunting season dates and bag limits. Updated for 2020. Bill Garbo Deer Hunting, Happy Trails. Outta the woods: Northwest Florida deer in rut The second phase, if you will, of muzzleloading gun season runs Feb. 18-28 in this part of the Panhandle. Here are three places to focus your efforts when trying to find a post-rut buck.