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Alligator Hunting Permits Go On Sale June 3

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will begin selling approximately 4,500 alligator harvest permits on a first-come, first-served basis at 10 a.m. (EDT) June 3 and will continue through 11:59 p.m. (EDT) June 9. During this period, each person will be limited to one permit, which allows the…


Bowhunters Provide Valuable Data on Wildlife

BOONE – The Iowa bowhunter observation survey is setting the groundwork to track population trends by establishing baseline data for deer, turkeys, and selected furbearers across the state. The survey, in its fourth year, was designed by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Iowa State University. The purpose…


Spring Sage Grouse at Record Low, NDGF Recommends Closing Season

North Dakota Game and Fish Department biologists recently completed the 2008 spring sage grouse survey, and census data revealed the number of strutting males observed was an all-time low and well below management objectives. Therefore, the Game and Fish Department will recommend closing the sage grouse hunting season in 2008….


Mountain Lion Hunters Asked To Return Surveys

CHEYENNE– For the first time, all mountain lion hunters who hunted lions during the 2007-08 hunting season are being surveyed as the Game and Fish is seeking more information on mountain lion hunter success rate and the effort being put into lion hunting. “For a number of years, all successful…


First-day Turkey Harvest Tops 2007 Figure

With better weather, hunters checked 17 percent more turkeys on the first day of the spring hunting season than they did last year. JEFFERSON CITY-Flawless weather permitted hunters to shoot 7,004 turkeys on the opening day of Missouri’s three-week spring turkey season, setting the stage for another strong turkey harvest….


2008 Wisconsin Deer Hunting Season Framework Set

MADISON – Deer hunters in Wisconsin will have a 2008 season structure that includes a four-day October antlerless deer only gun hunt in most “herd control” and all “earn-a-buck” deer management units, under a framework approved by the state Natural Resources Board at its meeting in Madison on April 23….


Ohio’s Spring Wild Turkey Numbers Continue To Have Success

First week harvest numbers up nearly 14 percent from 2007 COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio hunters killed 10,374 wild turkeys in the first seven days of the spring hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. Last year, 9,114 birds were harvested during the season’s…


Wolf Report: Hunting Seasons Considered

Deep and lingering snows are keeping wolves in lower elevations mostly along winter range later than usual this year, providing more opportunity for wolves to be in close proximity to cattle calving operations. But this year may be the first time in Idaho history that a wolf hunting season will…


Volunteers Needed For Deer Mortality Surveys

GREEN RIVER– You can assist mule deer management, get a hands-on look at habitat conditions on winter ranges of Wyoming’s largest deer herd, and get some exercise to boot, by helping the Wyoming Game and Fish Department with the annual Wyoming Range mule deer mortality surveys. According to wildlife biologist…


DFG Offers Big Game Hunting Clinic This Spring

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) will hold a big game hunting clinic for hunters of all skill levels at the Wilderness Unlimited RV Park in Williams. “DFG is offering this course at the perfect time of year to assist hunters who are planning their big game hunts for…