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Reminder: Apply for Florida 2021 Phase I Fall Quota/Limited Entry Hunts by 11pm June 15
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

Don’t forget to apply for opportunities to hunt deer or wild hog this fall at a Florida wildlife management area or national wildlife refuge. The phase I application period for fall quota hunts, special-opportunity fall hunts and national wildlife refuge fall and winter hunts closes June 15 at 11:59 p.m. ET. You can apply for these limited entry permits online or in person at a license agent or tax collector’s office. In addition...

Minnesota Experimental 2021 Early Teal Season in Place
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

Hunters have a new opportunity to harvest up to six teal during an experimental five-day early teal season and shooting hours will continue until sunset rather than ending at 4 p.m. during the first portion of Minnesota’s 2021-22 waterfowl hunting season. Other changes to waterfowl hunting regulations for the 2021 season include increasing the bag limit for dark geese from three to five per day, reducing the 12-day season split in the south zone to a five-day split and...

Montana Accepting Applications for 2021 Game Damage Hunt Roster
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

Hunters interested in participating in game damage hunt opportunities need to register online for the Hunt Roster beginning Tuesday, June 15, through MyFWP. The roster is used by Fish, Wildlife & Parks to quickly respond to landowners who are eligible for game damage assistance in the prevention or reduction of property or crop damage primarily caused by deer, elk and/or antelope. In addition...

Nebraska Accepting Resident Only Applications for 2021 Bighorn Sheep Lottery
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

The 2021 bighorn sheep lottery, open only to Nebraska residents, offers the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take a full-curl ram. Only one application per calendar year may be submitted. Applications are available online on the department website. All applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable lottery application fee of $29. Applications must be received in the Lincoln office or submitted online by Aug. 6, 2021. Only Nebraska residents are eligible to apply. The winner will...

New Hampshire 2020 Testing Shows No Evidence of Chronic Wasting Disease
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

New Hampshire’s white-tailed deer population once again showed no evidence of chronic wasting disease (CWD), based on monitoring data gathered during the 2019 and 2020 hunting seasons. The NH Fish and Game Department is asking hunters to do their part in the effort to keep the state CWD-free by not using natural urine-based deer lures and following state restrictions on importing carcasses from CWD-positive jurisdictions....

New Hampshire 2021 Unit L Antlerless Deer Permit Lottery Application Period Opens July 8
Purchase Unit M Antlerless Deer Permits Starting July 22
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

Hunters with a current New Hampshire hunting license who want the chance to take additional antlerless deer in WMU Unit L during the fall hunting seasons will soon be able to apply for a special permit online. These permits will be issued through an online lottery, and the application period will run July 8–21. All Unit M permits cost $36 and come with 2 deer tags. Sales for Unit M permits will begin on July 22 at 9:00 a.m. Unit M permits may be purchased either online or...

Oregon 2021 Razor Clam Harvesting Open on Central Coast
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) and the ODFW announce the opening of all razor clam harvesting on the central Oregon coast. Razor clamming is now open from Cape Lookout (just south of Netarts Bay) south to the California border. Recent shellfish samples taken from this area indicate levels of the marine biotoxin domoic acid have fallen below the alert level. Razor clamming remains closed from Cape Lookout north to the Columbia River including...

West Virginia Accepting Applications for 2021 South Branch Dove Hunt - Deadline to Apply July 31
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/15/21

West Virginia mourning dove hunters who wish to hunt from a shooting station in the controlled mourning dove hunt on South Branch WMA must submit applications by midnight on July 31,2021. The South Branch WMA is located at the upper end of what is known as the “trough section” of the South Branch River in Hardy County. Hunting is by permit only for the first two days of the mourning dove season, Sept. 1 and 2. Hunters successful in...