The wildlife announcement for Newfoundland applies only to resident hunters. Every province makes annual announcements such as this.
Non-Resident hunters who must book with outfitters, do not need to apply in this draw, as the outfitters have the licences and sell them with the hunt package. Each outfitter has a specific number of licences for each camp.
Some operators are already sold out for this year 2004, some like us, still have a few tags available.
I could see the small band of mule deer picking their way towards me through the sagebrush 800 plus yards away. With my 10 power binoculars I spotted a legal buck bringing up the tail. I dropped down and crouched behind a large chunk of sage just waiting for them to pass within range. Unfortunately, they stopped and began milling around before finally settling down, with a few of them laying down right out in the open. They were not going to come to me; if I wanted any closer, I'd...