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Colorado DOW Holds Elk, Deer Planning Meetings in Creede

The Colorado Division of Wildlife will hold a deer and elk management planning meeting at the Creede Community Center at 6:30 p.m., Oct. 2.   At the meeting DOW big game managers will discuss 10-year management alternatives for deer in Game Management Units 76, 79, and 791; and elk in…


Toyota to Sponsor W.Va. Big Buck Display & W.Va. Big Buck Contest

“The Division of Natural Resources (DNR) will partner with Toyota to promote the West Virginia Big Buck Display and West Virginia Big Buck Contest,” according to DNR Director Frank Jezioro.  “The DNR is very excited about this partnership because it gives us an opportunity to promote these popular programs to…


Deer, Hog Archery Hunts Offered in Georgetown County, South Carolina

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources is again offering archery hunts for deer and hogs during October on Samworth and Santee Delta Wildlife Management Areas in Georgetown County.  The archery hunts for deer and hogs taking place on the two Wildlife Management Areas in Georgetown County are scheduled for October…


Archery Deer Season Opens Sept. 13 in Wisconsin

MADISON — Bow hunters will get the first opportunity to harvest Wisconsin’s premier big game animal this year when the archery season for deer starts on Sept. 13. With a projection of between 1.5 and 1.7 million deer in the state, odds are good that the bow hunters will harvest…


Leftover Hunting Licenses Available in Wyoming At Automated License Agents

CHEYENNE– Sales of leftover big game licenses at automated license agents have been very steady, according to Game and Fish license section manager Jean Cole. “More than 5,000 licenses were sold on Aug. 15, the first day reduced price licenses were available,” said Cole.  “And while this volume put some…


Shooting Space Still Available at Range Day at the Desert Sportsman’s Rifle & Pistol Club

Hunters looking for a place to sight-in their firearms before the upcoming big game seasons are in luck. There is still space available at the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) Range Day slated for Saturday, Sept. 6 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Desert Sportsman’s Rifle & Pistol…


North Dakota Landowners Seek Doe Hunters

North Dakota Game and Fish Department big game biologist Bill Jensen is currently working with a number of landowners across the state who would like to host antlerless deer hunters in 2008. “We are hoping to match landowners who want a good deer harvest with antlerless whitetail and mule deer…


Big Game Licenses for Mentored Hunters Available Online

PIERRE, S.D.—Big game license for mentored hunters are now available through the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Department Web site. The big game licenses allow mentored youth to hunt antlerless deer, antelope and turkey. Available to resident mentors for a $5 fee, the licenses are valid during the youth deer…


Hunting Big Game Over Bait Prohibited on WMAs, Other Public Lands In North Dakota

With big game hunting seasons fast approaching, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department reminds hunters that hunting big game over bait on state wildlife management areas is prohibited. In addition, hunting over bait is also not allowed on all U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service national wildlife refuges and waterfowl…


Common Sense Steps For Harvested Game

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks reminds hunters that simple, common sense precautions will help to ensure that their game is properly, and safely, field-dressed and butchered this season. “Most Montana hunters are aware that they could encounter big game or game birds that have contracted a virus or other ailment,”…