Hunting News

Researchers develop new method to count wolves

Researchers develop new method to count wolves

By Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Extensive survey efforts conducted by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR), tribal biologists and more than 100 trained citizen volunteers indicate an increase in Wisconsin’s wolf population from last year. This increase follows two years of steady abundance estimates and was measured in both the long-standing territory mapping method ...

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Fatal accidents involving OHVs hit highest level in a decade

Fatal accidents involving OHVs hit highest level in a decade

By Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

As the state’s number of fatal accidents involving off-highway vehicles (OHVs) reaches the highest level in more than a decade, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds riders to play it safe and take proper safety precautions. “We’re seeing riders of all ages and abilities out on the trails this year, which is great,”...

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Recent Hunting News

Hunters reminded to tag and register harvested game
Hunters reminded to tag and register harvested game

By Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife

Prior to presenting a bear, deer, moose or wild turkey for registration, a hunter may not possess or leave the animal in the field or forest unless they have securely attached a plainly visible tag to the animal with their name, address, an... READ MORE


Deer hunting seasons open Sept. 19-20
Deer hunting seasons open Sept. 19-20

By Michigan Department of Natural Resources

The early antlerless firearm season opens Sept. 19-20 on private lands only in all mainland Lower Peninsula deer management units. Find the open Deer Management Units here. Valid licenses for the early and late antlerless firearm deer seaso... READ MORE


Youth, disabled deer season opens Sept. 19
Youth, disabled deer season opens Sept. 19

By Iowa Department of Natural Resources

The Iowa deer hunting tradition will be passed on to about 10,000 young hunters who are participating in the youth deer season which opens on Sept. 19. The season is designed as a mentor-styled hunt, matching young hunters with a licensed ... READ MORE


Collared deer legal to harvest during fall deer seasons
Collared deer legal to harvest during fall deer seasons

By Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

During the 2020 hunting season, hunters may spot deer equipped with radio collars. Collared deer are part of a mortality study in the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and are legal to hunt with a standard Wisconsin hunting license ... READ MORE


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