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Fall Draw Application Deadline is June 10; Correction Period Ends May 29

Printed copies of the 2008-09 Arizona Hunting and Trapping Regulations have been shipped to license dealers throughout the state. The regulations and application forms should now be available at a license dealer near you, as well as at any Arizona Game and Fish Department office. Regulations and forms can also…


Spring Turkey Harvest Tops 46,000

Cool, wet, windy weather and below-average reproduction in recent years combined to produce the smallest spring turkey harvest since 1997. JEFFERSON CITY-Hunters checked 43,416 turkeys during Missouri’s three-week spring turkey season, falling slightly short of predictions for the harvest. Top counties in the 2008 spring turkey season were Franklin, with…


What’s Open For Hunting In Arkansas – 5/21/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Deer: Archery – All zones:  Oct. 1, 2008 to Feb. 28, 2009. Modern Gun – Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11: Nov. 8-30. Zone 4:  Nov. 8-9. Zone 5:  Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-16. Zone 4A, 5A, 13, 14 and…


Dry Weather Sends Riders to ATV Parks

Warm, dry weather is a welcome sight to Iowa’s All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) and Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) park users. The parks are drying out and opening for business which is attracting riders, including riders from outside of Iowa. All ATVs and dirt bikes must be registered in order to ride in…


Disabled Hunters Raised to New Heights

Commission Unveils Ten Handicapped Hunting Lifts BUTNER, N.C. – Sportsmen, advocates and donors from across the state got their first look – and chance to test – ten brand-new handicapped hunting lifts Monday during a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the purchase of the equipment. The North Carolina Wildlife Resources…


Youngsters Beat Long Odds to Bag Longbeards

The opportunity to hunt gobblers during the afternoon helped this Greene County group post a perfect record in its first youth turkey hunt. JEFFERSON CITY-T.S. Eliot called April “the cruelest month.” Hunters who took part in Missouri’s youth turkey season amid awful weather April 12 and 13 might have echoed…


Clubs and Teams Sign Up For A Pheasant Hunt

Sportsmen’s clubs across the state who wish to encourage young people to participate in the traditions of safe, ethical hunting and to enjoy the great outdoors should sign up for a program designed specifically for clubs and young people by MassWildlife. The Massachusetts Young Adult Pheasant Hunt Program was designed…


Public Hearings Scheduled Regarding Dove Hunting Season Regulations

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) will hold three public hearings to receive input on proposed changes to the dove season structure for the 2008-2009 season. The purpose of the proposed regulation changes is to manage Georgia’s migratory game birds according to sound principles of wildlife…


The First State Heritage ParkApplication Period Begins For FWC Quota Permits

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will be accepting applications June 2-12 for quota permits to hunt on wildlife management areas (WMAs) next season. On many WMAs, quota permits are required for hunters wishing to hunt during the first nine days of the general gun season as well…


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…