The state Game, Fish and Parks Department has given Pierre police permission to kill 20 deer within city limits this year.
The city's Deer Management Task Force made the recommendation to thin the herd.
Twenty deer is the lowest number in the six years the city has been reducing the urban deer herd to cut down on property damage and vehicle accidents.
The deer carcasses will be made available to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.
Most Popular Today
- 1.Retail & Restaurants
New Men's Clothing Store
- 2.Your Money Matters
Sioux Falls Sisters Launch Online Shop
Harley Recalls Nearly 46,000 Motorcycles
Prom Spending & Promposals
Diet Pepsi Dropping Aspartame For Splenda
- 6.Your Money Matters
KELOLAND Company On The MuV
- 7.Livestock, Retail & Restaurants
Avian Bird Flu May Change Price Of Eggs
Investigators Examining Lower Brule Sioux Financial Deal
Slide The City Plans Second SD Stop
Friday Morning Business Brief