Arizona hunters who were unsuccessful in the recent 2020 spring draw still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for javelina or turkey. The list of leftover hunt permit-tags has been posted online.
A total of 6,097 leftover hunt permit-tags are available for the following hunts: 2,018 general javelina; 2,032 archery-only javelina; 1,699 handgun, archery or muzzleloader (HAM) javelina
235 youth-only javelina; 99 general turkey; 14 youth-only turkey.
Hunters can apply on a first come, first serve basis one of two ways. Beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18, paper applications will be accepted, by mail only. Mail completed applications to: Arizona Game and Fish Department, Attn: Draw/First Come, 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Phoenix, AZ 85086. Allow 10 to 15 business days to receive a hunt permit-tag by mail.
Also, beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, completed paper applications can be brought to any department office statewide, at which time a hunt permit-tag will be issued over the counter.
For more information, including license and hunt permit-tag requirements, legal methods of take, and bag limits, view the 2020 Spring Turkey, Javelina, Bison and Bear Hunt Draw Information.