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Category Archives: Hunting Rules

New York DEC Adopts Chronic Wasting Disease Regulations in Response to Pennsylvania Discovery

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has adopted changes to its Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) regulations that prohibit people from importing into New York state certain parts of white-tailed deer or elk taken in the state of Pennsylvania, DEC Commissioner Joe Martens announced today. This revision finalizes…


CA DFG Offers Waterfowl Hunting Opportunities in Alameda County

Eden Landing Reserve Provides Continued Opportunities for East Bay Hunters The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) is offering waterfowl hunting opportunities at Eden Landing Ecological Reserve (ELER) in Hayward. The reserve is comprised of former industrial salt ponds now managed by DFG as low-salinity habitat for waterfowl. The hunts…


Diverse Field Goes After Elk in October Hunt in Arkansas

JASPER – A diverse group of Arkansas elk hunters will go into the rugged Buffalo River country beginning Monday, Oct. 29, for the 15th year of elk hunting on lands of the Buffalo National River and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Others will hunt on nearby private lands. There…


Spring Wild Turkey Season Quickly Approaches in California

California’s 2012 general spring wild turkey hunting season opens statewide on March 31 and extends through May 6, with the archery season extending through May 20. Hunters who have a current junior hunting license may also hunt the weekend before the opener, on March 24 and 25, and the two…


L.D.W.F. Public Meetings Begin This Week on Proposed Hunting Seasons, W.M.A. Rules Changes and Waterfowl Zones and Splits Options

March 12, 2012 — The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host six public meetings around the state to present proposed 2012-14 hunting season dates, Wildlife Management Areas (WMA) general rules and regulation changes, and waterfowl zones and splits options. Public comment will be taken on all items under…


Commission Hears Comments on Hunting Rules In Washington

MOSES LAKE – The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission heard public comments on proposed hunting rules, and approved a water-rights transfer in Okanogan County during a public meeting here March 9-10   More than three-dozen people testified on new hunting rules proposed for the 2012-14 seasons. Those proposals range from…


Doe-only Hunt Puts a New Look on Upcoming Arkansas Deer Season

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas deer hunters have an additional five-day opportunity to pursue their favorite activity this season. A doe-only hunt by any method is scheduled for Oct. 31 through Nov. 4. That’s Monday through Friday. Modern guns, muzzleloaders, bows and crossbows will be allowed, but the hunt is for…


Den-hunting banned, big game licenses set

SALIDA, Colo. – The Colorado Wildlife Commission set license numbers for most big game species for the 2011 hunting seasons Thursday and unanimously approved a regulation banning the hunting or harassment of black bears in their dens. During the first day of its busy two-day May meeting, Commissioners also approved…


Fish and Wildlife Commission set to take action on hunting rules

OLYMPIA –The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is scheduled to take action on a variety of new hunting rules at a public meeting April 8-9 in Olympia. The commission, which sets policy for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW), will meet both days in room 172 of the…


Attention Black Bear Baiters

During the November 2010 Alaska Board of Game meeting in Ketchikan, a regulation was adopted that requires that all black bear baiting permit holders provide GPS coordinates to the department for each bait site before a permit will be issued. In Units 1 – 5, a person may not establish…