Bow Hunting Season Starts Next Week In New York

09.23.16 | Sarah Harnisch

In the northern zone, the hunt is on Tuesday, September 27th.

In the southern zone, deer hunting begins Saturday, Oct. 1st.

State environmental officials expect there to be more deer in the woods.

Hunters can help the state track them by emailing the department of environmental conservation.

The bow hunter sighting log helps the state manage wildlife populations.