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Game Commission Removes Protection on Feral Swine

First step in effort toward eradication of invasive species HARRISBURG – At the unanimous direction of the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners, and in response to a recent state Supreme Court ruling, Carl G. Roe, agency executive director, today issued an order removing protection on feral swine in 64 of…


L.D.W.F. and Bowie Outfitters To Hold Deer Scoring and Measuring Event on May 10

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries in cooperation with Bowie Outfitters, in Baton Rouge, is conducting a deer scoring and measuring event this Saturday, May 10 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Bowie Outfitters is located at 8630 Perkins Road. Attendees are encouraged to bring their deer heads and…


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….


Game and Fish Commission Sets Seasons For 2008

CHEYENNE– The proposed 2008 hunting seasons were a major topic of discussion at the April 24-25 annual season setting meeting of the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission in Casper. In addition to discussion about big game license changes for 2008, the Commission also discussed continued challenges to obtain access for…


2008 Elk and Bear Hunting Application Period Now Open

The Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the Michigan elk and bear hunting license application period is now open, and hunters can apply for those licenses through June 1. There will be 330 elk and 12,993 bear hunting licenses available for the 2008 hunting seasons. Only Michigan residents are…


Fall Hunting Regulations Are Now Posted Online

You can start applying for remaining fall hunts PHOENIX – Hunters start your computers – the fall hunting regulations have been posted on the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s Web site at www.azgfd.gov/draw. You can now start applying via paper permit applications for the remaining fall big game hunts. Arizona Game and…


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…


Deer Hunters, Wildlife Managers Agree On Enforcement

LITTLE ROCK – Listen in on a conversation about deer hunting in Arkansas, especially what is needed to improve it, and chances are about 9 in 10 that someone will comment, “They need more game wardens out there.” Wildlife officers, “game wardens” to much of the public keep busy in…


Whiskey Mountain Bighorn Sheep / Past and Present

CHEYENNE– In the day to day managing of Wyoming’s game animals, wildlife managers must take a number of factors into consideration when establishing hunting seasons, license quotas and looking after the well-being of the game herds.    Such things as hunter success, habitat condition, winter loss and more can all…


Game and Fish Commission sets remaining 2008 fall hunts; Creates over-the-counter turkey tags for young hunters

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 its April 19 meeting at the new Game…