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Category Archives: Hunting

Big Game, Small Game, Game Birds, Waterfowl, Exotic Hunting, Trapping (Furbearer)

Arizona Game and Fish Commission Sets Remaining 2008 Fall Hunts

Completes Implementation of New Hunt Guidelines PHOENIX – Initiating the first-ever over-the-counter turkey tags for youth in designated units and approving the first-ever permitted archery deer hunts in specific units based on a harvest apportioning formula were two of the changes approved by the Arizona Game and Fish Commission during…


Georgia’s Bobwhite Quail Initiative Receives Top Honors from Quail Unlimited

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) was one of three organizations to receive top honors from Quail Unlimited (QU) for efforts related to the Northern Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) at the seventy-second annual North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference held in Phoenix, Ariz. in March….


Hunting Highlights: April-May issue

Hunting Highlights is a bi-monthly electronic newsletter that provides information on hunting techniques, hunting outlooks, places to go, helpful reminders, reader’s stories from the field, game recipes and other hunting related information. To read archives of the newsletter visit www.azgfd.gov/h_f/highlights.shtml. If you would like to have it delivered directly to…


Sponsors Sought for Disabled Hunter Deer Hunts This Fall

MADISON – Landowners interested in sponsoring a gun deer hunt this fall for hunters with disabilities have until June 1 to enroll their property in the Deer Hunts for Persons with Disabilities Program. Since its inception in 1990 the program has been an endearing success, according to state wildlife officials,…


Public input wanted on plans for Indian River County Shooting Range

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is seeking public input on an updated draft management plan for the Indian River County Shooting Range near Vero Beach. The meeting is May 19 from 6:30-9 p.m., in the Commission chambers at the Indian River County Administration Complex, 1801 27th St.,…


Did You Draw a Big Game Hunting Permit?

Results available by April 30 If you applied for a 2008 Utah big game hunting permit, your wait is almost over. By April 30, you’ll know whether you drew a permit. “If you draw a permit, congratulations!” says Judi Tutorow, wildlife licensing coordinator for the Division of Wildlife Resources. “If…


Cheyenne Archers Hosting Third Annual Accessyes Benefit

CHEYENNE– Let your arrow hit the improved hunting and fishing access target. That’s the goal of the Cheyenne Field Archers 3-D third annual shoot April 22 and 24. Last year, the group raised $1,720 for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s AccessYes Program. “We’re a sportsman-oriented club that’s enjoyed a…


What’s Open For Hunting

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Deer: Archery – All zones:  Oct. 1, 2008 to Feb. 28, 2009. Modern Gun – Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11: Nov. 8-30. Zone 4:  Nov. 8-9. Zone 5:  Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-16. Zone 4A, 5A, 13, 14 and…


Kansas Forms Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus

TOPEKA — Sportsmen have an influential ally in the Kansas Legislature since formation of the Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus at the Topeka Country Club on March 25. The Kansas Caucus becomes the 35th state affiliated with the National Assembly of Sportsmen’s Caucuses (NASC). A sportsmen’s caucus is formed by like-minded legislators…


Don’t Let Your Mind Trick You Into Shooting Another Hunter

Research into the workings of the human mind helps explain why hunting “accidents” happen EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — It starts with a hunter’s desire to see the target of his or her efforts. Then, given enough encouragement – a sequence of positive indicators such as a likely location, a sound,…