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Goose Hunting Seasons Finalized in South Dakota

FORT SISSETON HISTORIC STATE PARK, S.D.—The S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Commission finalized the state goose hunting seasons at its August meeting amid reports that goose populations remain robust. “There will be a strong population of migrant birds,” Wildlife Division Assistant Director George Vandel  told commissioners. “Snow geese numbers should…


Duck Season in South Dakota Set with Third Year of Hunter’s Choice Experiment

FORT SISSETON HISTORIC STATE PARK, S.D.–As it enters its third and final year, the Hunter’s Choice experiment for duck hunters seems to be achieving its desired effects. That’s what Game, Fish and Parks Commissioners heard prior to finalizing the state duck hunting season at their August meeting at Fort Sisseton…


FWC Announces 2008-09 Hunting Seasons

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission 2008-09 hunting season dates (Seasons and dates are not applicable to wildlife management areas) Season Northwest Zone Central Zone South Zone Archery Oct. 18 – Nov. 16, 2008 Sept. 20 – Oct. 19, 2008 Sept. 6 – Oct. 5, 2008 Deer-dog training Oct. 25…


Wood Duck Bag Limit Increased to Three

Jackson- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) decided on Friday to allow an increase in the daily bag limit for wood ducks from two birds to three birds for the 2008-2009 waterfowl hunting season.  “The wood duck bag limit increase will greatly benefit Mississippi’s waterfowl hunters, particularly those hunting…


New Report Shows 2007 – 2008 Waterfowl Harvest

More than 14.5 million ducks were harvested in the United States during the 2007-2008 waterfowl hunting season, according to preliminary estimates by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This is up from 13.8 million ducks harvested the previous season. Hunters harvested almost 3.7 million geese, similar to the 2006-7 estimate….


Waterfowl Hunters Reminded of Upcoming Season Proposal Hearings and Meetings

MADISON – Waterfowl hunters are reminded of upcoming public meetings and hearings on the 2008 duck and Canada goose hunting seasons. Citizens can attend one of several hearings or submit comments directly through midnight Aug. 7, 2008. State waterfowl hunting season are structured around the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s…


North Dakota Swan Hunt Applications Online

Online applications for North Dakota’s 2008 tundra swan licenses are available and the deadline for applying is Aug. 13. North Dakota residents and nonresidents are eligible to apply. Interested hunters can print out an application for mailing, or submit a lottery application online at the state Game and Fish Department…


North Dakota Prairie Chicken Applications Due Aug. 13

Hunters interested in chasing prairie chickens in October will need to have their applications in the mail and postmarked no later than Aug. 13. The prairie grouse hunting season will be held Oct. 11-19 in portions of Grand Forks County (north unit) and in southeastern North Dakota (south unit). A…


Upland Game Guidebook Available

It’s hot in Utah right now. But a sure sign that fall is on its way is waiting for you at your local sporting goods store or the Division of Wildlife Resources’ Web site. Utah’s Upland Game Guidebook for the 2008–2009 hunting season is now available. In addition to sporting…


Texas Hunter Education Classes Filling Up During Summer

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is encouraging hunters in need of certification to enroll soon as hunter education courses are filling up fast. As hunting seasons draw closer, demand for hunter education classes is expected to increase. “It would be much better to enroll early and…