Deer hunt in Brooklyn Park begins Oct. 2

The 2017 controlled archer deer hunt in Brooklyn park begins Oct. 2 and runs through Nov. 15.
The Metro Bowhunters Resource Base conducts the hunt on behalf of the city. While the hunt occurs in various parks throughout the city, parks will remain open to the public. Park users need to remain on all formal trails and maintained areas.
Signs will be posted at all access points. Dates and times for the hunt are as follows, and will last for the entirety of the days listed:
• Northwoods Park and Regent and 102nd Trail: Oct. 2-4, 30, 31; Nov. 1, 13-15.
• West Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park, Oct. 2-4, 30, 31; Nov. 1.
• Environmental Nature Area and The Izaak Waltong and Banfil Island Area: Oct. 2-4, 30, 31; Nov. 1, 13-15.
• Palmer Lake Nature Area: Oct. 2-4, 30, 31; Nov. 1, 13-15.