I put in for points for buck deer and antelope. elk i put in for wenaha archery, e john day for sheep, w santiam for antlerless deer, and point for spring bear. we should find out in the next few days online if we drew or not, they usally post the results online a few days before the 20th.
I put in for moose in Maine and New Hampshire. Would have put in for Vermont but I'm not eligible again yet. I missed teh deadline for aplying in Washington state, but I did get over the counter tags for mule deer there, and of course for white tail and birds at home in New York State too.
Thats what the ODFW says, but I wouldnt be suprised if there're posted later today or tomarrow. the past five years they have posted them online a week or so early. the draw has already happened so their just being lazy now.
Wind is one of the most crucial variables in any kind of big game hunting. It helps level the playing field between a hunter with a scoped rifle and the game animals being hunted. This is not novel information. Any hunter who has consistent success in the field knows this. I have tried a couple different techniques for keeping track of the wind. Here are a couple.
The most simple and obvious is to just stay cognizant of it. It is amazing how slight of a breeze you can sense if you just pay...