East Aurora Advertiser

Column: Rod, Gun and Game: Regular Deer Season to Open on Saturday


For deer hunters of Western New York, the southern zone regular big game firearm season for whitetail deer and black bear will open this Saturday, Nov. 20, at 30 minutes before sunrise. The full moon for November occurs the day before, which should sweeten the start of hunting season with deer herds passing through their rut cycle (mating phase) in high gear. 

There are several changes for hunters this year. The new laws support the new hunting hours that have been changed to allow harves...

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