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Tell - Find - See 

Instructions for Sending in Your Experiences, Photos and County Information

Tell Us About it!

Tell us about an experience you have had with a white-tailed deer. We'll take stories, poems or artwork. Send your entry to today! We will only use your first name and age, so include that information, too. To enter, you must be under age 18. Read the entries here.

Can You Find White-tailed Deer?

Send up to three digital photos of white-tailed deer and/or their sign, and we'll post them on this Web page! Please don't include people in the photos but do include your first name and age. Send the photos to dnr.teachkids@illinois.govSee the entries here.

I've Seen One!

White-tailed deer are found statewide in Illinois. We want to prove it by having a reply from someone in every county in our state reporting that you have seen a white-tailed deer or its sign in the wild in your county this year. Send "I've Seen One" with your first name, your age and the name of your county to
Look at the results map here!