California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Table 12. 1998 Deer Tag Quotas, Tags Issued, Reported and Estimated Kill and Percent Success by Zone or Hunt (a).

Zone or Hunt 1998 Tag Quota 1998 Tags Issued 1998 Reported Buck Kill 1998 Estimated Buck Kill (b) Percent Success From 1998 Reported Kill Percent Success From 1998 Estimated Kill
A 65,000 36,719 3,940 9,007 10.7% 24.5%
B1 B Zone Tag - 2,088 4,475 (c) (c)
B2 B Zone Tag - 1,679 3,561 (c) (c)
B3 B Zone Tag - 275 603 (c) (c)
B4 B Zone Tag - 166 412 (c) (c)
B5 B Zone Tag - 363 768 (c) (c)
B6 B Zone Tag - 745 1,672 (c) (c)
B Zone Subtotal: 55,500 42,538 5,316 11,491 12.5% 27.0%
C1 C Zone Tag - 387 546 (c) (c)
C2 C Zone Tag - 179 282 (c) (c)
C3 C Zone Tag - 433 674 (c) (c)
C4 C Zone Tag - 687 999 (c) (c)
C Zone Subtotal: 12,000 12,000 1,686 2,501 14.1% 20.8%
D3 10,400 8,847 613 867 6.9% 9.8%
D4 3,400 2,901 143 221 4.9% 7.6%
D5 19,500 16,185 1,045 1,654 6.5% 10.2%
D6 10,000 10,000 611 924 6.1% 9.2%
D7 9,000 9,000 457 716 5.1% 8.0%
D8 10,000 6,180 324 504 5.2% 8.2%
D9 2,000 2,000 127 195 6.4% 9.8%
D10 700 682 59 70 8.7% 10.3%
D11 5,500 3,894 218 336 5.6% 8.6%
D12 950 950 32 52 3.4% 5.5%
D13 4,000 3,251 249 366 7.7% 11.3%
D14 3,000 3,000 144 222 4.8% 7.4%
D15 1,500 790 48 76 6.1% 9.6%
D16 3,000 2,797 155 239 5.5% 8.5%
D17 500 460 34 50 7.4% 10.9%
D19 1,500 1,072 47 72 4.4% 6.7%
X1 3,000 3,000 517 723 17.2% 24.1%
X2 200 200 72 77 36.0% 38.5%
X3a 450 450 112 152 24.9% 33.8%
X3b 1,200 1,200 244 335 20.3% 27.9%
X4 700 700 115 146 16.4% 20.9%
X5a 225 225 46 46 20.4% 20.4%
X5b 550 550 119 133 21.6% 24.2%
X6a 540 540 117 161 21.7% 29.8%
X6b 500 500 90 95 18.0% 19.0%
X7a 328 328 103 122 31.4% 37.2%
X7b 80 80 29 34 36.3% 42.5%
X8 480 480 36 54 7.5% 11.3%
X9a 850 850 157 217 18.5% 25.5%
X9b 300 300 34 50 11.3% 16.7%
X9c 850 850 44 56 5.2% 6.6%
X10 Period 1 400 400 31 45 7.8% 11.3%
X10 Period 2 300 300 13 14 4.3% 4.7%
X12 620 620 182 182 29.4% 29.4%
A1 500 387 54 76 14.0% 19.6%
A2 1,500 1,229 138 201 11.2% 16.4%
A3 300 300 52 73 17.3% 24.3%
A4 70 70 9 10 12.9% 14.3%
A5 50 50 6 8 12.0% 16.0%
A6 290 290 24 33 8.3% 11.4%
A7 200 200 12 15 6.0% 7.5%
A8 80 80 3 3 3.8% 3.8%
A9 25 25 0 0 0.0% 0.0%
A11 100 100 11 15 11.0% 15.0%
A12 200 200 15 16 7.5% 8.0%
A13 50 50 7 8 14.0% 16.0%
A14 17 17 3 4 17.6% 23.5%
A15 150 150 4 6 2.7% 4.0%
A16 350 350 40 55 11.4% 15.7%
A17 300 68 0 0 0.0% 0.0%
A18 500 12 0 0 0.0% 0.0%
A19 120 40 0 0 0.0% 0.0%
A20 120 120 19 19 15.8% 15.8%
TOTALS: 233,945 178,577 17,706 32,747 9.9% 18.3%
ARCHERY ONLY (d) AO1 and AO2 Combined N/A 4,502 245 453 5.4% 10.1%

Table 12 Notes:

a) Table 12 does not include PLM (See Tables 17-20) or Additional Hunt kill data .

b) Estimated kill calculated from individual Zone/Hunt non-reporting rates (Chico Study).

c) Percent Success for individual B and C Zones not calculated due to unknown hunter effort.

d) Archery Only (AO1 and AO2) kill is shown seperate and also distributed within zone of kill.