Did You Know . . .
Fulton County . . .
. . . has produced the largest non-typical whitetail deer harvested in the state of Illinois. This 36-point buck had a score of 304 3/8 inches, making it the fifth largest non-typical ever recorded in the Boone & Crockett record book and the third largest whitetail deer taken by a hunter in the world.
. . . usually ranks in the top 5 counties of the state in total number of dear harvested each year.
. . . produced state records for Black Bullhead, Smallmouth and Spotted Bass taken from Fulton County strip mine lakes.
. . . ranks second in the state for number of lakes and ponds.