Hunting News

Historic derecho damage will affect Oct. 1 deer opener

Historic derecho damage will affect Oct. 1 deer opener

By Iowa Department of Natural Resources

An estimated 60,000 hunters will head to the timber as archery deer season gets underway Oct. 1, but for hunters in the derecho corridor, this year will not be like seasons past. “Scouting is always important, but if you’re hunting in the area damaged by derecho, it will be particularly important this year,” said Tyler Harms, deer program...

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Biologists ask for public’s help monitoring EHD

Biologists ask for public’s help monitoring EHD

By North Dakota Game and Fish Department

Wildlife biologists have been monitoring an ongoing mortality event in white-tailed deer in western North Dakota.Since late August, the Game and Fish Department has documented white-tailed deer deaths attributed to epizootic hemorrhagic disease in Emmons, Grant, Morton, Dunn, Billings, Stark, Hettinger and Adams counties. “EHD is a viral disease tran...

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Recent Hunting News

Grow the ranks on Hunting & Fishing Day Sept. 26
Grow the ranks on Hunting & Fishing Day Sept. 26

By Safari Club International

Safari Club International encourages all outdoor sportsmen and women to participate in National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. Congress launched National Hunting and Fishing Day in 1971 before Richard Nixon signed the... READ MORE


Archery-only deer season opens Sept. 26
Archery-only deer season opens Sept. 26

By Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency

The 2020 deer archery-only hunting season opens statewide in Tennessee Sept. 26. The archery-only season dates are the same statewide Sept. 26 to Oct. 30, and Nov. 2 to 6. Hunters can use archery equipment at any time during the statewide ... READ MORE


Spring wild turkey permit process updated
Spring wild turkey permit process updated

By Illinois Department of Natural Resources

The process for hunters who wish to enter the lottery for spring wild turkey permits has been updated. Adopted earlier this year, the new system streamlines lotteries for turkey hunters, making it easier to obtain all three of their permit... READ MORE


Take a kid hunting on youth weekend Oct. 24-25
Take a kid hunting on youth weekend Oct. 24-25

By New Hampshire Fish and Game Department

Youth deer weekend, Oct. 24 and 25, 2020, is the perfect time to take a young person hunting. The special weekend gives youth age 15 and younger the opportunity to go deer hunting with an adult mentor, without the pressure of competing with... READ MORE


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