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Apply for Alabama 2021 Alligator Hunts by July 14
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/07/21

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) opened online registration for the state’s regulated alligator hunts on June 1, 2021, at 8 a.m. Registration must be completed by 8 a.m., July 14. A total of 260 Alligator Possession Tags will be distributed among five hunting zones.Only Alabama residents and Alabama lifetime license holders ages 16 years or older may apply for tags. Hunting zones, total tags issued per zone and hunt dates are as follows...

Apply by June 20 for Alaska 2021 Special Raffle for Bear Viewing on McNeil River
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/07/21

The Alaska (ADF&G) and the Outdoor Heritage Foundation of Alaska (OHFA), the department’s official non-profit partner organization, announce a special raffle for anyone wishing to visit the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary this summer. Deadline to purchase tickets is June 20, 2021. One winner will be selected and entitled to assign the two permits to whomever they wish and...

Alligator Hunting 101
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/07/21

Setting the hook on a big muskie is thrilling. Coming tight on a bull redfish is a rush. But sinking a treble hook into a 15-foot, 1,000-pound prehistoric reptile? That’s a different experience altogether. There are a lot of ways to skin a gator hunt in the Southeast. But any hunt requires careful preparation, expertise, and specialized equipment. Here’s a look at the main tactics the pros use for catching these giant reptiles.

Apply for Arkansas 2021 WMA Deer Permit Hunt by July 1st
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/07/21

The application period for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s WMA Deer Permit hunts is open until midnight July 1. Hunters interested in pursuing white-tailed deer on some of the most popular public deer hunting areas in the state may apply through the AGFC’s licensing system. Hunting deer on privately owned land and many WMAs throughout the state requires only a hunting license with big-game privileges, but many of...

Apply for South Carolina 2021 Alligator Hunting Permits by June 15
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/07/21

There is only a short time left to enter the SCDR 2021 Public Alligator Hunting season lottery drawing. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on June 15. Tag fees, if selected, are $100. Additional fees apply to nonresident hunters. Applicants will be notified by email beginning in July of selection status.All hunters will be selected by a random computer drawing. Successful applicants will be issued...

Idaho Proposes Extending Wolf Hunting/Trapping -- Seeks Comments
Posted by TBC Press on: 06/07/21

Idaho Fish and Game is seeking public feedback on a proposal to extend wolf hunting and trapping opportunities and enhanced methods of take. The proposed changes relate to Idaho legislative action that will take effect July 1. Senate Bill 1211 recently passed into law and extends wolf hunting and trapping with foothold traps to year-round on private property with landowner permission. The law also expands the legal methods of take for wolves to include...