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Elk Applicants Can Take Advantage of Video Offer

Applicants for this year’s elk license drawing can take advantage of a special video offer from the Pennsylvania Game Commission.  For $16.25 an individual can apply for the elk hunt and receive a copy of the agency’s award-winning video, “Pennsylvania Elk: Reclaiming the Alleghenies.”  This video offer is not available…


Online Applications Now Being Accepted For Elk License Drawing

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Game Commission has started accepting applications from those interested in entering the public drawing for one of 45 elk hunting licenses (17 antlered and 28 antlerless) to be made available for the Nov. 3-8 elk season.  The public drawing is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, and…


Commission to Unveil Handicapped Hunting Lifts

RALEIGH, N.C. – Disabled hunters and sportsmen will soon get a birds-eye view of deer and other wildlife, thanks to a unique partnership between the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and the North Carolina Handicapped Sportsmen. The two have partnered to purchase ten Huntmaster hydraulic lifts that will allow handicapped…


Have You Entered The NH Moose Lottery Yet?

CONCORD, N.H. — The deadline for entering the 2008 New Hampshire moose hunt lottery comes up at the end of this month, so it’s time to get your application in for a chance at the adventure of a lifetime.  Applications are $15 for residents and $25 for non-residents.  If you…


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Critical Habitat for the Louisiana Black Bear

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today published a proposed rule to designate approximately 1,330,000 acres of land in 15 Louisiana Parishes (Avoyelles, East Carroll, Catahoula, Concordia, Franklin, Iberia, Iberville, Madison, Pointe Coupee, Richland, St. Martin, St. Mary, Tensas, West Carroll, and West Feliciana) as critical habitat under the Endangered…


Grant Supports Fish and Game Access Program

The future of hunting today depends on hunter access, hunting opportunities for current hunters and the recruitment of new hunters. The Hunting Heritage Partnership says the “gateway” to securing America’s hunting heritage is through today’s state wildlife agencies. Idaho Fish and Game has been awarded $153,000 from the 2008 Hunting…


Trophy Species Applications Due

Hunters have until Wednesday, April 30, to apply for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat controlled hunts. Apply at Fish and Game offices or license vendors, or apply using a credit card by telephone or over the Internet. Hunters may apply by phone at 1-800-554-8685; or on the Internet at…


Hunters still applying for Wildlife Department’s Controlled Hunts

 Hunters have until May 15 to submit their applications for the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation’s 2008-09 Controlled Hunts. Applications must be submitted over the Internet by logging on to the Wildlife Department’s Web site at wildlifedepartment.com. “Hunters do not want to miss out on this unique opportunity. From pronghorn…


Weather Holds Down Youth Turkey Harvest

This year’s youth harvest was the second-lowest on record, even with all-day hunting .    JEFFERSON CITY-Young hunters posted the second-lowest harvest in the eight-year history of Missouri’s two-day Youth Turkey Hunting Season. The state’s top wild-turkey manager attributed the poor showing to dismal weather.    Hunters age 15 and…


Time To Bag A Special-Opportunity Hunt

If you’re looking for a quality hunting experience, look no further. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) offers hunters unique fall-season hunts for deer, wild hogs and released quail on the state’s best public hunting lands. These special-opportunity hunts present hunters with vast areas, abundant game, low-hunting pressure…