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Applications available for controlled deer hunts at six West Virginia state parks – Outdoor News Daily

Applications available for controlled deer hunts at six West Virginia state parks – Outdoor News Daily

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Applications are being accepted through Aug. 25, 2019, for controlled deer hunts at six West Virginia state parks. The six areas are Beech Fork (Cabell County), Cacapon Resort (Morgan County), Canaan Valley Resort (Tucker County), North Bend (Ritchie County), Pipestem Resort (Summers County) and Twin FallsContinue Reading…

Leftover Arkansas WMA Deer Hunt Permits available July 22 – Outdoor News Daily

Leftover Arkansas WMA Deer Hunt Permits available July 22 – Outdoor News Daily

LITTLE ROCK – More than 850 permits will be available for purchase beginning 8 a.m., Monday, July 22, for special deer hunts on Arkansas’s wildlife management areas. These permits cover modern gun, muzzleloader, youth and mobility-impaired hunts that weren’t awarded through the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s annual WMA deerContinue Reading…

LDWF Accepting Applications for Lottery Deer and Waterfowl Hunts – Outdoor News Daily

LDWF Accepting Applications for Lottery Deer and Waterfowl Hunts – Outdoor News Daily

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is accepting applications for lottery deer and waterfowl hunts on LDWF Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) for the 2019-2020 hunting season. Lottery hunts for deer and waterfowl will be held for persons with disabilities, including veterans, on select WMAs; see the application forContinue Reading…

Minnesota second round of area open houses for deer conversation – Outdoor News Daily

Minnesota second round of area open houses for deer conversation – Outdoor News Daily

Local wildlife managers across the state are again inviting the public to come to open house meetings to ask their deer-related questions and offer thoughts on deer issues. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is dedicating time from mid-August to early September to discuss deer-related topics including upcoming hunting regulationContinue Reading…

Deer tags being mailed to South Carolina deer hunters – Outdoor News Daily

Deer tags being mailed to South Carolina deer hunters – Outdoor News Daily

Tags for the upcoming 2019 white-tailed deer season have begun arriving in the mailboxes of South Carolina deer hunters, with one big change for this season that hunters will notice immediately. Based on feedback from hunters, SCDNR staff worked with the S.C. General Assembly during the past legislative session toContinue Reading…

Natural Resources Commission approves CWD deer regulations – Outdoor News Daily

Natural Resources Commission approves CWD deer regulations – Outdoor News Daily

A series of deer hunting regulations aimed at slowing the spread of chronic wasting disease were approved today by the Michigan Natural Resources Commission at its regular monthly meeting in Lansing. The action came after a thorough review of the best available science on CWD and multiple opportunities for publicContinue Reading…

Twenty-Nine Arkansans draw elk hunting permits – Outdoor News Daily

Twenty-Nine Arkansans draw elk hunting permits – Outdoor News Daily

JASPER – Twenty-nine Arkansans will have the hunt of a lifetime this fall as they chase elk on public land in The Natural State. Their names were chosen during the 22nd Annual Buffalo River Elk Festival in Jasper Saturday. Representatives from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission oversaw the drawingsContinue Reading…

Vermont Muzzleloader Antlerless Deer Permits Applications Still Available – Outdoor News Daily

Vermont Muzzleloader Antlerless Deer Permits Applications Still Available – Outdoor News Daily

Vermont’s muzzleloader season antlerless deer permit applications are on Vermont Fish & Wildlife’s website (www.vtfishandwildlife.com). The December 7-15 muzzleloader deer season will have 23,000 antlerless permits distributed in 18 of Vermont’s 21 Wildlife Management Units, which is estimated to result in 3,540 antlerless deer being taken. Landowners who post theirContinue Reading…

Mule deer, whitetail numbers still above average in Region 7 – Outdoor News Daily

Mule deer, whitetail numbers still above average in Region 7 – Outdoor News Daily

The 2019 winter and spring aerial surveys of deer populations in Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ Region 7 revealed above long-term average numbers for both mule deer and white-tailed deer. “We had abundant precipitation last spring and summer, which made for excellent forage conditions and deer going into winter inContinue Reading…

Three Additional Deer Suspected Positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Libby – Outdoor News Daily

Three Additional Deer Suspected Positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Libby – Outdoor News Daily

Kalispell, MT — Samples from three additional white-tailed deer in the Libby area are suspected to be positive for chronic wasting disease. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks was notified of the suspect samples on July 3. The Veterinary Diagnostic Lab at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado identified theContinue Reading…