Deadline to Apply for Any-deer Permit Postponed to Today, Monday, August 20 at 5pm.

The deadline to apply for an any-deer (antlerless) permit has been postponed to today, Monday, August 20, at 5:00pm.  This permit, which is drawn by a lottery on September 7, is free to apply for on the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Department's website, www.mefishwildlife.com. You must hold a current residential hunting license to apply.  This season, a total of 84,745 any-deer permits will be drawn for 22 of Maine's 29 wildlife management districts, an increase of 28% from last year.