Firearm Hunting News

Kentucky FWC Proposes 2007-2008 Seasons
The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission proposed the 2007-2008 deer and elk seasons and recommended deer zone changes at its quarterly meeting March 9.
Kansas Hunting Accidents Down From Previous Year
The number of reported hunting accidents in Kansas dropped to 17 in 2006, down from 20 reported in 2005, according to a Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) Hunter Education Program report. None of the accidents were fatal.
Idaho Game and Fish Clarifies Short Range Weapons Issue
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission recently created several new short-range weapon hunts. What weapons does that include?
Colorado DOW Announces Changes to Hunting Regulations
The Colorado Division of Wildlife (DOW) would like to remind big game hunters who are interested in applying for an elk, deer, pronghorn, moose or bear license for the upcoming 2007 big game hunting seasons that their applications must be postmarked by April 3.
Ohio DNR Releases Deer Harvest Numbers
Ohio deer hunters took a record 237,316 deer during the 2006-07 hunting season and for the third year in a row the harvest surpassed 200,000, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.
North Dakota Bighorn Sheep, Elk, and Moose Seasons Set
Additional elk and moose hunting opportunities highlight the 2007 special big game seasons, according to Randy Kreil, wildlife chief for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
New York DEC Releases 2006-2007 Deer Harvest Numbers
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today announced the results of the 2006-07 deer hunting seasons including deer harvest, information on Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) and hunter safety statistics.
Arkansas Commission Considers 2007 thru 2008 Proposals
Commissioners for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission were presented with proposals for the 2007-2008 hunting seasons. The commission will study the proposals and make a decision at its March 22 meeting in Little Rock.
Virginia DGIF Announces Harvest Numbers
Wildlife biologists with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) have compiled preliminary figures for bear, deer, and turkey harvests for the 2006-2007 fall seasons.
Ohio Deer Hunting Regulations
Ohio archery deer hunters may have the opportunity to take additional doe deer this fall if a proposed regulation is accepted by the Ohio Wildlife Council, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.