2015 Deer Committee - City of Galena

2015 Deer Committee

At the August 10, 2015 city council meeting, a new committee was appointed to study the deer population in Galena.  A final appointment to the committee was made by the city council at the September 10, 2015 council meeting. The following residents were appointed to the Deer Committee.  You may contact committee members via email by clicking on their names below.

Deer Committee Members

 

​An outline defining the responsibilities of the Deer Committee was approved by the city council on August 10, 2015. The outline may be viewed here or through the link below.

2015 Deer Committee Outline

The regular meeting time for the Deer Committee is the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall. Meeting days and times are subject to change based on availability of meeting space and the schedules of committee members.  Please refer to this page for the current meeting schedule. Agendas and minutes for the 2015 Deer Committee may be viewed through the links below.

Agendas                                                         Minutes

2018                                                                               2018


January 22, 2018                                                          January 22, 2018

 

2017                                                                              2017


July 26, 2017                                                                July 26, 2017

May 16, 2017                                                                May 16, 2017

 

2016                                                                               2016


December 6, 2016                                                        December 6, 2016

December 1, 2016                                                        December 1, 2016

November 16, 2016                                                      November 16, 2016

September 21, 2016                                                     September 21, 2016

August 17, 2016                                                            August 17, 2016

July 20, 2016                                                                July 20, 2016

June 15, 2016                                                               June 15, 2016

May 18, 2016                                                                May 18, 2016

April 20, 2016                                                                April 20, 2016

March 16, 2016                                                             March 16, 2016 

February 17, 2016                                                         February 17, 2016

January 20, 2016                                                           January 20, 2016

 

2015                                                                               2015


December 16, 2015                                                        December 16, 2015

November 19, 2015                                                                  November 19, 2015

October 21, 2015                                                                      October 21, 2015

 

Reports, studies, and other information reviewed by or available to the committee may be viewed through the links below.

Supplemental Information  


Posting Date


Deer Related Calls to Galena Police: 2010-July 2018 August 9, 2018
2017 Deer Count Map January 22, 2018
2017 Deer Hunting Survey Results January 22, 2018
Driving Survey of Galena Deer: April 2016-January 2018 January 17, 2018
Tick-borne Disease Equation Article May 26, 2017
2017 Galena Deer Survey Results May 5, 2017
Deer Repellent for Protecting Plants April 24, 2017
Article on Lyme Disease in the Northeast March 6, 2017
2017 Galena Deer Management Program and Action Plan January 10, 2017
Final Report to the City Council, December 6, 2016 January 5, 2017
Letter to the Editor Regarding Galena Deer Issue September 22, 2016
White Tail Deer Presentation by the University of Illinois Extension August 15, 2016
The Dangers of Too Many Deer June 13, 2016
Lyme Disease Reported Cases: Jo Daviess County May 26, 2016
Ticks That Can Carry Lyme Disease Becoming Abundant in Madison May 13, 2016
Tips to Reduce Exposure to Ticks April 25, 2016
Telegraph Herald Article on Galena Deer Referendum April 21, 2016
Police Department Presentation to Deer Committee March 16, 2016
Article on March 15, 2016 Referendum Results March 16, 2016
Photos taken at 1429 Elm Street Submitted by Resident March 11, 2016
Photos taken at 222 S. West Street Submitted by Resident February 26, 2016
Photos taken at 900 Alexander Street Submitted by Resident February 22, 2016
Article on Deer Impacts on Vegetation in Western Connecticut February 14, 2016
Report on Why Hunting Does Not Solve Deer Problem February 14, 2016
Laura Simon Presentation to Galena Deer Committee February 6, 2016
Deer Fertility Control Via Surgical Sterilization Fact Sheet February 6, 2016
City of Austin, Texas Deer Policy February 6, 2016
City of Austin, Texas Deer Working Group Recommendations February 6, 2016
Humane Society Deer Problem Management Plan Suggestions February 6, 2016
Deer and Lyme Disease Fact Sheet  February 6, 2016
Article on 2015-16 Deer Harvest January 29, 2016
Photos taken at 801 Clinton Street Submitted by Resident January 26, 2016
Photos taken at 617 Washington Street Submitted by Resident January 14, 2016
Lyme Disease Fact Sheet from the MSPCA January 14, 2016
Cary Institute Report on Lyme Disease and Deer January 14, 2016
Lincolnshire Deer Culling Program  January 12, 2016
Lyme Disease Article by Charolette Foster, RN January 11, 2016
Apple Canyon Lake Deer Culling FOIA  January 11, 2016
Report to City Council Regarding Deer Count December 17, 2015
Report to Deer Committee Regarding Deer Count December 17, 2015
The Science of Overabundance Book Jacket December 17, 2015
Clifton Deer Fertility Control Pilot Program December 17, 2015
Apple Canyon Lake Deer Management Program December 17, 2015
Galena Territory Association Deer Culling Costs December 7, 2015
Galena Territory Association Deer Browsing Data December 7, 2015
Galena Territory Association Deer Culling Map December 7, 2015
Humane Society Non-Lethal Deer Management Letter December 4, 2015
Photos taken at 418 Harrison Street Submitted by Resident December 3, 2015
Deer Damage Photos Submitted by Resident December 2, 2015
2015 Illinois First Weekend Deer Harvest  November 25, 2015
Deer Management in East Hampton, NY (2) November 25, 2015
Deer Management in East Hampton, NY (1) November 25, 2015
Deer Management Program in the Galena Territory November 19, 2015
Deer Management by Rich Mattas November 19, 2015
Helicopter Deer Count Discussion November 19, 2015
Committee Information Packet, Vol. 1 September 25, 2015
Committee Information Packet, Vol. 2 September 25, 2015

 

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