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Arkansas Big Buck Classic Returns Jan. 22-24, 2016

Arkansas Big Buck Classic Returns Jan. 22-24, 2016

The Arkansas Big Buck Classic returns to the Arkansas State Fairgrounds Jan. 22-24. Everything from hunting equipment to live animals are part of the annual event, now it its 26th year. The show centers on successful hunters from the 2015-16 Arkansas deer season. Hunters are encouraged to bring their deer’s…


Adam Murkowski

Minnesota DNR Hires New Big Game Program Leader

The point person for management of Minnesota’s deer, elk and moose populations and hunting seasons for deer and elk will be Adam Murkowski. He starts Monday, Jan. 11, as big game program leader for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Murkowski worked in a similar position, deer project leader, in…


South Carolina Dove Hunter Survey

South Carolina Dove Hunter Survey

Survey Runs Through January 15th The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is conducting a survey of active dove hunters regarding their observations of dove populations and their preference for various aspects of dove hunting in South Carolina. The information derived from this survey will provide guidance in the decisions…


Alabama Deer Hunters: Don’t Harvest Orange-collared Deer

Alabama Deer Hunters: Don’t Harvest Orange-collared Deer

As part of a research project on two state wildlife management areas and two private land sites, 90 deer in Alabama have been fitted with either VHF or GPS collars. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) asks hunters not to harvest deer with orange collars. The orange-collared…


Hunters Can Use Nearly 23,000 Acres of Walk-In Access Land This Fall inMinnesota

Hunters Can Use Nearly 23,000 Acres of Walk-In Access Land This Fall inMinnesota

Hunters in western and south-central Minnesota can access a total 22,800 acres through the Walk-In Access program that allows public hunting on private land, representing an increase of 1,700 acres this year. “This program is great for those hunting pheasants, upland birds, deer and other game because hunters gain access…


Late-Season Migratory Bird Regulations Set For SC Hunters

Late-Season Migratory Bird Regulations Set For SC Hunters

The S.C. Natural Resources Board, the policy-making body of the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR), recently approved the 2015-2016 late migratory bird seasons and regulations from a framework set by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The season and bag limit selections must be approved by the Service and…


South Zone Dove Season Opens with a Bang in Texas

South Zone Dove Season Opens with a Bang in Texas

AUSTIN – Conditions are prime for record harvest of white-winged doves as hunting in the South Zone got under way today. Based on preliminary results from the early Special White-winged Dove Area weekend seasons, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department noted the regular season opening weekend should be good to…


General Deer Season Opened in California Saturday in B2, B6, C1 and C2

General Deer Season Opened in California, CDFW Reminds Hunters of Wolf Pack in Siskiyou County

CDFW Reminds Hunters of Wolf Pack in Siskiyou County This Saturday, Sept. 19 is the general deer season opener in zones B2, B6, C1 and C2. Elk season is already open in Siskiyou County and the northeast zone. For complete hunting regulations including zones and season, please visit www.wildlife.ca.gov/regulations. The…


MDC Changes Deer Hunting Regs to Help Slow CWD

MDC Changes Deer Hunting Regs to Help Slow CWD

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is asking deer hunters in 19 central and northeastern Missouri counties to help limit the spread of a deadly deer disease through increased harvest opportunities this fall and winter. The Missouri Conservation Commission recently approved several changes to regulations for the…


Minnesota DNR Approves New Deer Population Goals

Minnesota DNR Approves New Deer Population Goals

New deer population goals have been approved by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for large portions of northeastern, north-central and east-central Minnesota, covering 40 of 128 deer permit areas in the state. “These new goals will result in management to increase deer numbers in relation to last year’s levels…