A Hunters Pre-Season Checklist|
Posted on: 08/18/18
You are a hunter. Your thoughts are now drifting toward cool, crisp mornings, falling leaves and maybe a bit of snow cover on the ground. It is time to do your homework. Here is a handy, but extensive checklist for you to use to make certain that you are fully prepared when your hunting season arrives...
Hunting Gear Checklist for Big Game|
Posted on: 08/18/18
Big game hunting needs some amount of seriousness. Planning is necessary due to the risks involved like high altitude, cold weather, exhaustion and fatigue, and attacks from wild animals. Common among the big game animals in North America are moose, elk, deer, caribou, buffalo, big horn sheep, mountain lion and bears. The Hunting Gear Checklist for Big Game covers the necessary hunting equipment needed in the field to transport and perserve your trophy...
Reminder: Apply for Maine 2021 Moose Lottery by May 13 |
Posted by TBC Press on: 03/26/21
Dreaming of the hunt of a lifetime? The 2021 Maine moose permit lottery application process is now open. Applications for the moose permit lottery will be accepted online only at. The deadline to apply is 11:59 pm (ET) on May 13, 2021. Go online and fill out the online moose permit application. There, you will be able to indicate several preferences, including which wildlife management districts (WMD) you are willing to accept a permit in, and...
Wyoming/South Dakota Elk Mountain Bighorn Sheep Sightability Study |
Posted by TBC Press on: 03/22/21
The Elk Mountain Bighorn Sheep herd resides on the Wyoming/South Dakota Stateline southeast of Newcastle, Wyoming, and has been managed jointly by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department (Department) and South Dakota Game Fish & Parks for 18 years. The Wyoming portion of the herd falls within Hunt Area 20, and the South Dakota side lies in South Dakota bighorn sheep hunt unit BH2. Currently, six licenses are issued annually, with three any ram tags valid in...
Minnesota 2021 Landowner Enrollment Set to Begin for Walk-In Access program |
Posted by TBC Press on: 03/10/21
Enrollment opens for Minnesota’s Walk-In Access program, which pays private landowners to allow public hunting on their lands, on Monday, March 15. This year, landowners can receive $18 per acre enrolled. And the program is expanding to include more counties. Enrollment in the Walk-In Access program will be available for landowners in more than 50 Minnesota counties. The Walk-In Access program is a win-win for hunters and landowners because...
Hunt Proposed to Improve Health of Vermont Moose |
Posted by TBC Press on: 03/05/21
A limited moose hunt in Vermont’s Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) E in the northeastern corner of the state is proposed in order to reduce the impact of winter ticks on the moose population. The department would issue 60 either-sex moose hunting permits and 40 antlerless moose hunting permits in WMU-E for the moose seasons this October. That would result in an estimated harvest of 51 to 66 moose, or 5 percent of...
Colorado Applications for 2021 Big-Game Licenses Opens March 1 |
Posted by TBC Press on: 02/27/21
Colorado hunters hoping to draw a big-game license in Colorado in 2021 are urged to review the changes in license requirements and fees prior to the March 1 opening of the application period (March 1 – April 6 at 8 p.m. MT). For a good overview of what’s in store, watch CPW’s "What's New" video for the 2021 big-game seasons. Important changes for hunters to take note of include...
Hawaii Applications for 2021 Lānaʻi Axis Deer & Mouflon Sheep Open through March 19 |
Posted by TBC Press on: 02/23/21
The Hawaii DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) announce that online applications for a combination 2021 Lānaʻi Axis Deer and Mouflon Sheep Season are available to the public. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, hunters will be required to apply online for this hunt. The deadline for submitting applications will be 4:00pm on Friday March 19, 2021. The 2021 Lānaʻi Axis Deer and Mouflon Sheep Season will consist of four (4) hunts...
Apply for Utah 2021 Big Game Permits by March 4 |
Posted by TBC Press on: 02/17/21
The application period for Utah 2021 big game permits runs until 11 p.m. on March 4. To be included in the drawing for the hunts, you can apply on the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources website or over the phone by calling the nearest DWR regional office. Applications will be accepted for all of Utah's 2021 big game hunts except one: permits to hunt bull elk during the general bull elk hunt won't be available until July. Big game hunts are held for the following species...