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Apply by Nov 14 for Oregon Youth C2 Ranch Deer Hunt
Posted by TBC Press on: 10/25/21

Oregon youth hunters can enter a drawing for a one-day guided hunt on the C2 Ranch, a 10,000-acre property near Eagle Point. Five lucky applicants will have an opportunity to harvest a southwest Oregon blacktail deer. Young hunters must apply by 11:59 p.m., Nov. 14. One parent or another adult may accompany the hunter. To be eligible, youth need to either have a Rogue Unit youth deer tag (630T) or are eligible to participate through the...

TPWD Quail Surveys Yield Modest Prospects Ahead as Season Opens Oct 30
Posted by TBC Press on: 10/25/21

Texas 2021 quail season begins statewide Oct. 30 but outside of South Texas, bobwhite and scaled quail populations continue to their long, slow road to recovery following several years of drought. As such, hunting opportunities and success will vary across the state. There has also been the suggestion that the winter storm may have hurt populations, added McLaughlin (Upland Game Bird Program Leader for TPWD). To what extent the storm impacted birds is tough to assess. In addition..

TPWD Suggests Good 2021-221 Waterfowl Season Ahead
Posted by TBC Press on: 10/25/21

With millions of ducks in the Central Flyway and promising conditions in many parts of the state, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) biologists suggest these factors could indicate a good waterfowl season is ahead for Texas Hunters. The special youth-only duck season in the South Zone Oct. 30 – 31 and the North Zone Nov. 6 — 7. Regular duck season in the High Plains Mallard Management Unit opens Oct. 30, in the South Zone on Nov. 6 and the North Zone on...

Texas 2021-22 General White-Tailed Deer Season Outlook Exceptional
General season Opens Nov 6 in the North Zone
Posted by TBC Press on: 10/25/21

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) biologists say hunters can expect an exceptional 2021-22 white-tailed deer season. The statewide white-tailed deer population is estimated to be around 5.4 million deer and while it is down slightly from previous years, fawn recruitment (fawn survival rates) predictions indicate an overall robust population increase headed into the season. This season, biologists expect the highest hunter densities will lie in...

Vermont FWD is Providing a List of Certified Leashed Tracking Dog Owners
Posted by TBC Press on: 10/25/21

The Vermont FWD is providing the following list of certified leashed tracking dog owners who volunteer during the hunting seasons to help hunters locate deer or bear that have been shot during hunting season but not yet recovered. The leashed tracking dog owners, who provide their services free of charge, must pass an extensive exam administered by Fish and Wildlife to be certified and licensed to provide their services. This list, which may be updated during hunting seasons, is...

West Virginia 2021 Wild Boar Firearms Season Opens
Posted by TBC Press on: 10/25/21

The West Virginia 2021 first split of the wild boar firearms season opened Oct. 23-30 in Boone, Logan, Raleigh and Wyoming counties. Only West Virginia residents are allowed to hunt wild boar and no special permit is required. Hunters are reminded that if they are hunting in a county open to any firearms deer hunting, they must wear 400 square inches of blaze orange over their outer clothing while the deer firearm season is open. The second split will...

West Virginia 2021 Second Split Fall Wild Turkey Hunting Opens
Posted by TBC Press on: 10/25/21

West Virginia’s second split of the fall wild turkey hunting season opens today (Oct 25) in select counties. The first fall season, which included all 55 counties, opened on Oct. 9 and closed on Oct. 17. “The first week of fall wild turkey hunting came to a close on Sunday, Oct. 17, but keep in mind this was only the first segment for counties with a two or four week season,” said Mike Peters, wild turkey biologist for the West Virginia DNR. There is still ample time to...