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.
A perk of majoring in wildlife biology in college is the plethora of hunting knowledge that you collect throughout your course load. One of the most important factors in whether an area can hold large quantities of animals or produce large antlers is forage.
Most universities, state schools and even community colleges offer basic botany courses and plant ID courses. Although it might not be feasable for the average middle age hunter to pay tuition and go back to college to learn hunting...