In fact, 54 of the state's 102 counties are open with only one permit per hunter for an antlerless deer.
Twenty six counties are closed to any permits altogether.
A total of 12 counties have unlimited permits available to hunters.
The hunting runs a half hour before sunrise to a half hour after sunset all three days.
The second and final three days of the season will be held January 13th, 14th, and 15th.
For more details, check out Dnr.Illinois.Gov/Hunting.