Mathews Inc.

Alabama

Grade Breakdown by Resident and Nonresident

Residents: B-
Nonresidents: B
Individual Reports and Comments
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Buckshot (resident)
Buck Quality: B-
Deer Quantity: C
Deer Management: B-
I hunted throughout Alabama and saw deer, but not like I used to. I saw bucks, but they were less than average. Our state started a 3 Buck limit and I feel that a lot of inferior deer are doing the br
Andy D (resident)
Buck Quality: C
Deer Quantity: A
Deer Management: B+
Not seeing many bucks. Stage management program needs more progress.
Ludy (resident)
Buck Quality: B
Deer Quantity: C
Deer Management: C
Too many does being killed and too many coyotes with no plan to reduce the population.
Ron (resident)
Buck Quality: B
Deer Quantity: B+
Deer Management: B+
Its been a slow year
Juan carrillo (resident)
Buck Quality: C
Deer Quantity: A+
Deer Management: C-
10doe to 2 bucks
Dan S. (nonresident)
Buck Quality: B
Deer Quantity: B+
Deer Management: B
3bucks per year you've got to be picky, allows better quality. A doe a day allows you to fill the freezer while maintaining good buck to doe ratios.
Dustin W (resident)
Buck Quality: B+
Deer Quantity: A+
Deer Management: D
A lot of hunters kill anything they see instead of having a decent land management program
Cj brannon (resident)
Buck Quality: B
Deer Quantity: A+
Deer Management: D-
We have a surplus of deer in south Alabama, but with Florida hunter's leasing and buying all our land up here, they shoot anything that walks and taboo to shoot does.
Caleb Carr (resident)
Buck Quality: B-
Deer Quantity: B
Deer Management: B+
All I have seen are small bucks this year. Have not seen many large killed. Seen large amounts of does and small bucks.
Nic Ray (resident)
Buck Quality: A-
Deer Quantity: A
Deer Management: C-
Should be a limit on number of bucks taken per person each year, I see multiple young deer maybe 1-2 years old taken daily. Unless your in a club most people don’t let the deer grow to be a
Alexander Waltenbaugh (resident)
Buck Quality: B+
Deer Quantity: A-
Deer Management: D+
The state needs to follow suite and implement an antler restriction. The state mentality is if it’s brown it’s down, and unless you have private land the odds of shooting a big buck are slim to none.
Arrowhead (resident)
Buck Quality: C
Deer Quantity: B+
Deer Management: C
The attitudes of deer hunter's are slowly changing toward better deer management. Public hunting lands are slowly decreasing and the Forever Wild Funds are being manipulated from it's original intent.
Brandon Taff (resident)
Buck Quality: A-
Deer Quantity: A+
Deer Management: C
The states deer population is great but the people need to let young bucks walk and start shooting mature bucks only if we did that we had so many big bucks
Harlan Winn (resident)
Buck Quality: A-
Deer Quantity: A
Deer Management: C
In areas where hunters let younger bucks walk, the quality is very good, although they are tough to hunt. We have plenty of deer. State's management program is completely ineffective.
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