Omaha, NE ~~ Nebraska Game and Parks officials are reminding hunters they can donate deer meat during the upcoming firearms hunting season. They can help the needy through the programs Hunters Helping the Hungry and Deer Exchange.
More information about Hunters Helping the Hungry and Deer Exchange can be found on the agency’s website OutdoorNebraska.org.Nebraska Game and Parks officials are also urging hunters to find check stations before going out to find deer after the firearm hunting season opens on Saturday.
The commission says the list of check stations has changed since it was first printed.
During the firearm season, hunters must deliver their deer to check stations no later than 1 p.m. on Nov. 24, which is the day after the Nov. 23 season close.
An updated list of check stations is available online at OutdoorNebraska.org.