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Record Number of Deer Hunters Apply for Kansas Limited Draw Permits – Outdoor News Daily

Record Number of Deer Hunters Apply for Kansas Limited Draw Permits – Outdoor News Daily

PRATT – Kansas’ coveted nonresident deer permits are offered only through a limited draw lottery process, and this year’s drawing saw a record number of applicants: 24,024. Despite no changes to the total number of nonresident deer permits allocated by the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), thereContinue Reading…

Apply for an Arkansas WMA deer hunting permit – Outdoor News Daily

Apply for an Arkansas WMA deer hunting permit – Outdoor News Daily

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will open its annual WMA deer permit hunt application period for the 2019-20 hunting season Monday, June 3 through Monday, July 1, 2019. Hunters interested in pursuing white-tailed deer on some of the most popular public deer-hunting areas in the stateContinue Reading…

Tennessee Commission Creates a CWD Deer Hunting Unit – Outdoor News Daily

Tennessee Commission Creates a CWD Deer Hunting Unit – Outdoor News Daily

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission has made changes to deer hunting regulations in continued response to chronic wasting disease (CWD) which was found in three southwestern Tennessee counties last winter. The commission approved the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s recommendation to establish a new CWD deer hunting unitContinue Reading…

South Dakota Deer License Applications Now Being Taken – Outdoor News Daily

South Dakota Deer License Applications Now Being Taken – Outdoor News Daily

We are currently taking applications for the Black Hills, West River, East River, Muzzleloader, Custer State Park and National Refuge deer hunting seasons. The deadline for the first drawing for those seasons is a postmark of June 14 for paper applications and 8 a.m. CDT, June 19 for on-line applications.Continue Reading…

Mississippi Proposed Rules for 2019-2020 Deer Season – Outdoor News Daily

Mississippi Proposed Rules for 2019-2020 Deer Season – Outdoor News Daily

Public and Private Land Increase antlerless bag limit to five (5), except remain two (2) in the Southeast Zone.Bonus tag for hunters that submit a CWD-positive deer during hunting season and choose to relinquish the meat. Private Land Only Allow one of three-buck bag limit to be any antlered deer.Continue Reading…

North Carolina Deer Harvest for 2018-19 Season Down 9 Percent – Outdoor News Daily

North Carolina Deer Harvest for 2018-19 Season Down 9 Percent – Outdoor News Daily

RALEIGH, N.C. — Results from the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s annual deer harvest summary indicate hunters across the state reported harvesting 143,529 deer during the 2018-19 hunting season — a 9 percent decrease compared to the average harvest the last three seasons. Deer harvests changed little in the Central andContinue Reading…

Commission Hears Update on CWD Status in Oklahoma – Outdoor News Daily

Commission Hears Update on CWD Status in Oklahoma – Outdoor News Daily

The Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commission on Monday authorized the Director of the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation to take reasonable steps to respond to future developments related to chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Oklahoma. The authorization by a vote of 5-1 also instructed Director J.D. Strong to bring any suchContinue Reading…

Sneak peek of Kentucky elk hunt winners set for May 18 – Outdoor News Daily

Sneak peek of Kentucky elk hunt winners set for May 18 – Outdoor News Daily

FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Mountain Arts Center in Prestonsburg will host its second annual reveal event to announce winners of the Kentucky elk hunt drawing beginning at noon (Eastern time) Saturday, May 18. For those unable to attend, the Mountain Arts Center will carry the event live on its FacebookContinue Reading…

CDFW Accepting Applications for Deer Hunt at the Knoxville Wildlife Area – Outdoor News Daily

CDFW Accepting Applications for Deer Hunt at the Knoxville Wildlife Area – Outdoor News Daily

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is now accepting applications for a limited, lottery draw deer hunt for the opening week of the A Zone general deer season on the Knoxville Wildlife Area in Napa County. The 21,000-acre Knoxville Wildlife Area is located approximately 1.5 miles north ofContinue Reading…

Iowa nonresident deer hunting applications now available – Outdoor News Daily

Iowa nonresident deer hunting applications now available – Outdoor News Daily

Today marks the first day to apply for Iowa nonresident deer hunting tags and licenses. Applications close June 2 at midnight, so get a head start and apply today! Preference point purchases and applications are no longer available by phone this season and will only be accessible online. Please followContinue Reading…