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Bobcat Harvest Larger Than Expected

Bobcat Harvest Larger Than Expected

– Hunters and trappers in Illinois harvested 343 Bobcats during the 2018-19 season.

That’s according to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.

The season ran from Nov. 10, 2018 to Feb. 15, 2019.

A total of 1,000 permits were issued.

Here are some of the numbers from Southern Illinois counties:

  • Franklin-1
  • Hamilton-3
  • Jackson-9
  • Jefferson-9
  • Johnson-4
  • Massac-1
  • Perry-8
  • Randolph-20
  • Saline-7
  • Union-8