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AGFC Hears 2016-17 Hunting Season Proposals

AGFC Hears 2016-17 Hunting Season Proposals

LITTLE ROCK – The Wildlife Management Division of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission presented proposals for changes to hunting regulations for the 2016-17 seasons at the Commission’s March 17 meeting. A final vote on these regulations will be made May 19. This is the first time migratory bird regulations…


CPW Offers Novice Youth a Chance for Mentored, Private Land Turkey Hunt in Meeker

CPW Offers Novice Youth a Chance for Mentored, Private Land Turkey Hunt in Meeker

MEEKER, Colo. – Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering three young novices an opportunity to learn how to hunt responsibly with the help of experienced mentors during a high-quality spring turkey hunt on private land near Meeker, April 22-24. The guided hunt is part of the agency’s multi-faceted Hunter Outreach…


20 More Days of Dove Hunting Tops Slate of Proposed Regulation Changes in Texas

20 More Days of Dove Hunting Tops Slate of Proposed Regulation Changes in Texas

AUSTIN – Texas dove hunters would get an additional 20 days this fall under proposed changes to the 2016-17 Statewide Hunting Proclamation for Migratory Game Birds up for public comment. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has approved a 90-day Texas dove season, the longest in 80 years. In addition,…


Hunters must complete step one, a knowledge portion, and step two, a skills session, in order to become hunter education certified.

MDC: 2 Hunter Education Skills Sessions Set for Southeast Missouri’s New Hunters

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer skills sessions Feb. 20, from 1 to 5 p.m., and March 10, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center. Hunter education is required to buy a firearms hunting permit in Missouri for any…


Spring Turkey Hunts Offered in Central Coast, Northern California Counties

Spring Turkey Hunts Offered in Central Coast, Northern California Counties

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is now accepting applications for several turkey hunt opportunities in Santa Barbara and Yolo counties this spring. The two-day hunts will be offered through the Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program, which offers incentives to private landowners who allow wildlife-dependent…


Unclaimed Arkansas Turkey Hunt Permits Available Online Feb. 16

Unclaimed Arkansas Turkey Hunt Permits Available Online Feb. 16

LITTLE ROCK—The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be offering all unclaimed wildlife management area turkey hunt permits through an online sale at www.agfc.com, beginning at 8 a.m., Feb. 16. Each year, the AGFC conducts a lottery for special permit turkey hunts to increase the quality of the hunting experience…


More Access and Spring Turkey Hunting Opportunities Added to Illinois Recreational Access Program

Spring Turkey Hunting Opportunities Added to Illinois Recreational Access Program

SPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Recreational Access Program (IRAP) has added first-time adult turkey hunting to its growing list of public access activities. A first-time adult hunter includes anyone who hasn’t hunted turkey in the past five years.  In addition, the IDNR has changed the age restrictions for youth turkey…


IDNR Delivers Rules to Implement Regulated Harvest of Bobcats

IDNR Delivers Rules to Implement Regulated Harvest of Bobcats

SPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) today delivered rules to implement regulated harvest of bobcats in the State. Authority was granted by Public Act 99-0033, which took effect January 1, 2016. Proposed rules will be reviewed by the General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR)…


Conservation makes Missouri a great place to hunt deer. Missouri's 2015-2016 deer-hunting seasons ended Jan. 15 with the Missouri Department of Conservation reporting a preliminary total harvest of 279,401 deer.

Missouri Deer-Hunting Seasons End With Harvest of Nearly 280,000

Missouri’s 2015-2016 deer-hunting seasons ended Jan. 15 with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reporting a preliminary total harvest of 279,401 deer. Top counties for the overall season were Texas with 5,812 deer harvested, Franklin with 5,463, and Howell with 5,440. Hunters harvested 258,341 deer during the 2014-2015 deer hunting…


Wild Turkey Reproduction in South Carolina Remains Low Last Summer

Wild Turkey Reproduction in South Carolina Remains Low Last Summer

Annually since the early 1980’s, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) conducts a Summer Turkey Survey to estimate reproduction and recruitment of wild turkeys in South Carolina. The survey involves agency wildlife biologists, technicians and conservation officers, as well as many volunteers from other natural resource agencies and the…