Deer hunt scheduled this weekend at Griffy Lake Nature Preserve

BLOOMINGTON – Continuing its efforts to protect plant diversity at Griffy Lake Nature Preserve, the Parks and Recreation Department is holding a second deer hunt this weekend, Saturday, November 19, and Sunday, November 20.

The nature preserve will be closed to the public beginning at 11 p.m. the Friday before the hunt through 5 a.m. the Monday after the hunt.

Only hunters who applied and were selected to participate are permitted to hunt at Griffy Lake Nature Preserve. The nature preserve remains closed to public hunting.