Despite the fact that our WI DNR held a hearing Monday April 13 in Sayner WI, ran out of ballots, and did not have space in the Community Center to hold all interested parties, some state-wide Conservation Hearing Results favored our local interests.
** A big win for snowmobilers as both the muzzleloader seasons were voted down
#60 2546 Yes 4174 NO
#61 2432 Yes 4440 NO
It's hard to imagine how a deer hunting season could have been seriously considered during Christmas Week and New Years in Wisconsin! Luckily the opposition was strong and this proposal was voted down.
For details on votes for all 91 questions posed by the DNR at the Spring Hearing you can view results at: http://dnr.wi.gov/org/nrboard/congress/spring_hearings/2009/2009_Results_Master.pdf