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Arkansas Accepting Applications for 2022 Elk Permits
Posted by TBC Press on: 05/04/22

The application period for Arkansas’s public land elk hunting permits is open from 8 a.m., May 1 until 11:59 p.m. June 1. Hunters interested in pursuing Arkansas's largest big-game animal can apply beginning May 1 online and select the Special Hunt Applications button to begin the process. Eighteen public land elk tags (12 antlerless and six either-sex tags) will be available through the online permit system for Arkansas’s 2022 elk hunting season. The drawing...

MDC Accepting Applications for 2022 Elk-Bear-Hunting Permits
Posted by TBC Press on: 05/04/22

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages Missouri hunters to apply for elk-hunting and bear-hunting permits in May. MDC will offer five permits to hunt bull elk in Missouri this fall with at least one permit allocated for qualifying area landowners and the remaining permits for the general public. MDC will also offer 400 permits for the taking of a maximum of 40 black bears during...

ODFW Emergency Reductions to Deer Tags for some Heppner, Interstate, Starkey Hunts
May 15 is the deadline to apply for 2022 fall controlled hunts.
Posted by TBC Press on: 05/04/22

Tag numbers for four controlled deer hunts are being reduced for the 2022 hunting season from what appears in the Oregon Big Game Regulations. The hunts impacted are: Heppner Unit #1 (hunt #148) –2,610 tags will be available (down from 2,860) - Starkey Experimental Forest(#152B) – Zero tags available in 2022 (down from 5) - Interstate Unit (#175) –850 tags available (down from 1,308) and Interstate Unit Bow (#175R) – 270 tags available (down from 413). Heppner deer tags are...

SCDNR Accepting Applications for the 2022 Public Alligator Lottery
Posted by TBC Press on: 05/04/22

The SCDNR is accepting applications for the public alligator lottery through June 15th at 5:00 pm. A $10 nonrefundable application fee is required to apply. A randomized computer drawing based on a preference point system will determine the selection of hunters. This year’s public alligator season will begin at 12 p.m. (noon) on Sept. 10th and run until 12 p.m. (noon) on Oct. 8th. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on June 15th. Tag fees, if selected, are...

Arizona Proposed Fall, Spring Hunt Recommendations for 2022-2023
Posted by TBC Press on: 04/15/22

The Arizona Game and Fish Department’s proposed recommendations for deer, turkey, javelina, bighorn sheep, bison, bear, mountain lion, population management, and limited-entry permit-tag hunts for fall 2022 and spring 2023 are available for review online. The hunt structures and recommendations were formulated based on the hunt guidelines approved April 1 by the AGFD. All questions or comments about a particular game management unit or hunt can be...

West Virginia 2022 General Spring Gobbler Season Opens April 18
Youth Season is April 16-17
Posted by TBC Press on: 04/15/22

West Virginia’s spring gobbler season opens on April 18 and continues for five weeks to May 22, according to the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR). Hunters can harvest one bearded bird per day with a season bag limit of two. This year’s youth season will be the weekend of April 16-17. Youth under the age of 18 can harvest one bearded bird, which counts toward their season bag limit of two, during the two days of hunting. All hunters 15 and older are required to have...

Apply for Idaho 2022 Moose, Bighorn Sheep & Mountain Goat Controlled Hunts by April 30
Posted by TBC Press on: 04/12/22

The Idaho application period for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat controlled hunts is now open and runs through April 30. Hunters can apply online or at any Fish and Game office, license vendor or by telephone by calling (800) 554-8685. Hunters are reminded that Fish and Game no longer accepts mail-in applications, and that moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat controlled hunt tags are excluded from...