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Rhode Island Archery Deer Hunting on Block Island (Zone 4) Through Feb 22

Submitted by:  Backcountry Press Outdoor News 
Posted on: 01/10/19

All deer taken must be reported to DEM within 24 hours using the harvest reporting website or be reported to an Environmental Police Officer. 

Block Island and Ninigret National Wildlife Refuges
All hunting is allowed by refuge permit only. The Kettle Pond and Salt Pond Units at Ninigret NWR will be open to archery only hunting, from December 17, 2018 to January 31, 2019. Permits issued on a first come basis, 25 permits available.  Permit fee $20.00. See  For more information see;

Apply for a hunting permit or lottery drawing at

Crossbows are prohibited on refuge lands. For information, regulations, permits and dates, please contact the USFWS at 401-364-9124, or on line at

For more information on Rhode Island deer hunting see;  the 2018-2019 Hunting & Trapping Guide that is available online and at license vendors.

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Rhode Island archery deer hunting on Block Island (Zone 4) Through Feb 22

Rhode Island Archery deer hunting on Block Island  (Zone 4)
  • January 7-11, 14-18, 22-25, 28-31, 2019
  • February 1, 4-8, 11-15, 19-22, 2019

Block Island (New Shoreham) Zone 4
Written permission from a landowner must be obtained before hunting on private land and presented to and countersigned by the Block Island Chief of Police. 
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Rhode Island archery deer hunting on Block Island (Zone 4) Through Feb 22