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Category Archives: Hunting Reports

2009/09/16 – Texas Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. North Zone Dove: Rain showers last week put a damper on the flight, however, between showers doves were good in corn, milo and along treelines. Fields near Paris enjoyed good shoots in harvested corn and soybeans. Amarillo…


2009/09/09 – What’s Open For Hunting in Arkansas

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas:    Furbearers Raccoon night hunting: sunset, July 1-sunrise, Aug. 31. Badger, spotted skunk and weasel hunting: Closed. Alligator 30 minutes after sunset on Friday, Sept. 18 until 30 minutes before sunrise on Monday, Sept. 21 and from 30 minutes after sunset on Friday, Sept….


2009/09/09 – Texas Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. North Zone Dove: Dove hunters saw fair to good shoots around the Panhandle over cut corn and milo. The region has received rain during the summer so there are plenty of watering holes and playa lakes. Lubbock…


Everything Coming Up Roses For Duck Hunters in Missouri… So Far

Duck numbers are up overall, and nesting conditions have been good to excellent over most of North America. JEFFERSON CITY–Duck hunters will find much to rejoice about in the 2009 breeding duck report from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS). The report estimates North America’s total breeding duck population…


Minnesota Breeding Duck Numbers Decline, Canada Goose Numbers Stable

Minnesota’s breeding duck population has dropped to an estimated 507,000 birds, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). This number is 31 percent lower than last year and 19 percent below the long-term average of 626,000. The population estimate is based on the DNR’s May aerial waterfowl survey….


Fall Wild Turkey Hunters Had A Great Season in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG – Preliminary harvest data indicate wild turkey hunters had one fine season this past fall. In fact, according to the Pennsylvania Game Commission, it was one of the best in years. Preliminary harvest information estimates that hunters took 26,485 turkeys in the 2008 fall season. That’s up substantially from…


10 Chronic Wasting Disease-Afflicted Deer Reported in Kansas for 2008

CWD-positive deer reported from 2,693 samples collected by KDWP PRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has reported 10 chronic wasting disease (CWD) cases from among almost 2,700 deer tissue samples collected and submitted for lab analysis by KDWP in recent months. Eight of the CWD-positive deer…


Deer Harvest Climbs Slightly In New York 2008 Season

15,000+ Signup for New Junior Big-Game License Hunters harvested approximately 223,000 deer in the 2008 season, a 2 percent increase over the previous season, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Pete Grannis announced today. The annual deer harvest report also showed that more than 15,000 14- and…


Pennsylvania Game Commission Releases Official 2008 Bear Harvest Report

HARRISBURG – According to official 2008 bear harvest figures released today by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, hunters took a total of 3,458 bears, which included 69 bears during the archery bear season, Nov. 19-20; 2,951 bears during the statewide 3-day season, Nov. 24-26; and 438 bears during the extended season,…


Texas Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. West Zone Goose: Hunters in the Panhandle closed out their season Feb. 8. Outfitters reported limits of dark geese through the last day of the season. However, snow geese disappeared from Cactus Lake near Etter and Dumas….