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Ask Idaho Fish and Game About Depredation Hunts

Question. When can I sign up to participate in depredation hunts this year? Answer. The application deadline is June 30. Applications that come in after June 30 are added to the list but have little chance of being selected. Applicants must have a valid Idaho hunting or combination license. Depredation…


FWC Considers Prohibition on Permanent Duck Blinds on 4 Lakes

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), meeting today in Dania Beach, approved a draft rule prohibiting anyone from hunting in or near a permanent duck blind on four lakes near Tallahassee. The lakes are Miccosukee, Iamonia, Carr and Jackson.  Following final review of the draft rule at the…


Game Commission Seeks Public Comment on Pheasant Plan

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Game Commission is seeking public input on a draft pheasant management plan, which can be reviewed on the agency’s website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) by clicking on “Draft Pheasant Management Plan” in the center of the homepage.  “We are seeking public comment on the draft pheasant management plan to…


Rhode Island DEM Says Spring Turkey Hunt Was “Outstanding”

PROVIDENCE – The Department of Environmental Management has released the results of Rhode Island’s 2008 spring turkey season. Turkey hunters harvested 203 birds during the month-long hunt, a four percent increase over the 195 birds taken during the 2007 season. The harvest included eight birds taken during the two-day junior…


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes to Expand Hunting Opportunities on Three Midwest Region National Wildlife Refuges

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today opened a 30-day public comment period on a proposal to add one national wildlife refuge to the list of areas open for hunting during the 2008-09 season and increase hunting opportunities on two other refuges in the Midwest Region. Initially proposed in July…


Buy Deer and Elk Permits

Permits remaining after the recent drawing go on sale June 12 If you don’t have a permit to hunt buck deer in Utah this fall, your next chance to get one begins June 12. That’s when permits not taken in this year’s big game draw go on sale. Most of…


Leftover Moose Permits Available

Idaho Fish and Game has 26 leftover moose controlled hunt permits available. The application period runs from June 15 through June 25. Any permits left over from this drawing will be available first-come first-served beginning July 10. No mountain goat or bighorn sheep permits are available. Check the Moose, Mountain…


Idaho Super Hunt Drawing Coming Up

On Monday, June 16, entries for Super Hunt tags will be drawn for eight elk, eight deer and eight antelope hunts as well as one moose hunt. The winners will be drawn at 9 a.m. in the Trophy Room at Idaho Fish and Game headquarters at 600 S. Walnut in…


Illegal Outfitter Fined; Hunters Reminded to Hire Only Registered Outfitters

As hunters prepare for the 2008 big game season the Colorado Division of Wildlife advises those who are considering using guides to be sure that they hire outfitters who are registered with the state of Colorado. Hunters who hire illegal guides could lose thousands of dollars, unknowingly violate hunting regulations…


Now is the Time to Plant Fields for Fall Mourning Dove Hunts

Dove hunters still have time to plant fields to attract doves during the upcoming season, according to a wildlife biologist with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. The mourning dove is the most popular game species in the Southeast, and South Carolina is blessed with an abundance of these speedy…