Hunting News

CWD found in two deer breeding facilities

CWD found in two deer breeding facilities

By Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) has been discovered in deer breeding facilities in Matagorda and Mason counties. This marks the first positive detection of the disease in these counties. An epidemiological investigation found that both deer breeding facilities had received deer from a Uvalde County premises where CWD was found on March 29. Postmortem tissues...

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Spring turkey harvest numbers through third week

Spring turkey harvest numbers through third week

By Ohio Department of Natural Resources

Ohio’s wild turkey hunters have harvested 13,361 birds through May 16, 2021. Ohio has two zones for 2021 spring wild turkey hunting: the south zone and the northeast zone. The total harvest represents 23 days of hunting in the south zone and 16 days in the northeast zone, and includes the 1,473 wild turkeys taken during the 2021 youth season. Hunters...

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Recent Hunting News

Board approves decrease in 2021 general-season deer permits
Board approves decrease in 2021 general-season deer permits

By Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

The Utah Wildlife Board has approved a decrease in the number of general-season permits for the 2021 deer hunt. The approved total of 74,025 general-season deer hunting permits for 2021 is a 5,650-permit decrease from the previous year. Of ... READ MORE


Spring turkey season ends with 34,593 birds harvested
Spring turkey season ends with 34,593 birds harvested

By Missouri Department of Conservation

Turkey hunters checked 31,798 birds during Missouri’s 2021 regular spring turkey season, April 19 through May 9. Top harvest counties were Franklin with 710 birds telechecked, Texas with 666, and Callaway with 639. Young turkey hunter... READ MORE


Hunter surpasses turkey-hunting milestone
Hunter surpasses turkey-hunting milestone

By David Rainer / Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources

This Royal Slam winner got a late start in turkey hunting. Photo: Ray Jones of Huntsville bagged the 400th and 401st turkeys of his 60-year career this season. For someone who got a late start chasing turkeys, Ray Jones of Huntsville has sp... READ MORE


Apply now for Iowa nonresident deer tags
Apply now for Iowa nonresident deer tags

By Iowa Department of Natural Resources

The Iowa nonresident deer hunting application period is now open. Applications close June 6 at midnight. Preference point purchases and applications are no longer available by phone and will only be accessible online. Hunters can ... READ MORE


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