Georgia Hunting News

Georgia Quota Hunt Applications Available
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) reminds hunters that June 1, 2007 was opening day of the 2007-2008 quota hunt application period.
Georgia DNR Seeks Input on Hunting Regulations
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) will hold three public hearings to receive input on proposed changes to the hunting regulations for the 2007-2008 and 2008-2009 seasons. The public hearings are scheduled for Tuesday, April 17 in Newnan, Wednesday, April 18 in Cordele and Thursday, April 19 in Jasper.
Georgia DNR Acquires Tract of Land
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recently worked with AmSouth Timber Fund, LLC and Resource Management Service, LLC to acquire approximately 884 acres in Taylor County slated to become a state Natural Area.
Georgia DNR Asks Citizens to Check Box on Tax Returns
As 2007 kicks off and Georgians receive their annual income tax information, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) reminds residents that they can support wildlife at tax time each year.
Georgia Holding Meetings Regarding 2007 Hunting
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) will hold eight public meetings across the state to accept public input on the development of hunting regulations for the 2007-2008 and 2008-2009 hunting seasons.
Georgia Hunters for the Hungry Collection Continues
The Georgia Hunters for the Hungry (GHFTH) is a program through which harvested deer become nutritious venison to benefit those who need it the most.
Georgia Hunters Urged Caution During Muzzleloading Season
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) encourages hunters to be alert and aware as they prepare for the upcoming primitive weapons deer hunting season, Oct. 14-20, 2006.
Deadline Extended for Georgia Deer and State Park Quota Hunts
In an effort to meet customer needs, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) has extended the deadline for deer and State Park quota hunt applications until 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2006.
Georgia Hunter Education Course Available on the Web
Taking a hunter education class in Georgia is easier than ever, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). Hunters can access an approved hunter education course on the Internet, www.beasafehunter.org, use a hunter education CD-Rom or take the traditional classroom course.
Georgia Hunters Must Apply for Quota Hunts Online
No longer will you have to search for a paper copy of a deer, turkey or waterfowl quota hunt application or have to keep up with hard copies of rejection notices from previously applied for hunts.