ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has released the 2020 Minnesota Hunting and Trapping regulations handbook, now available at

Deer hunters this season will generally see more harvest opportunities. Deer hunting regulations and permit area maps are on the DNR deer hunting page.

Hunting licenses go on sale Aug. 1. Individuals may buy their license at any DNR license agent, by telephone at 1 (888) 665-4236, or online at