Indiana Hunting News

Indiana Hunters Helping Farmers Sign Up Begins July 1
Starting July 1, deer hunters who want to help landowners or farmers remove excess antlerless deer from private property during the regular deer hunting seasons can sign up.
Indiana Confirms Mtn Lion in Greene County
A mountain lion has been confirmed in a rural part of Greene County east of Bloomfield as a result of a new Department of Natural Resources policy designed to systematically collect data and evaluate reported sightings of such animals.
Indiana Turkey Season Now Open
Indiana's 41st annual spring turkey hunting season began Wednesday, April 21 statewide.
Indiana DNR Offers Ways to Deal With Coyotes
It is not uncommon anymore for coyotes to be seen occasionally in urban and suburban areas of Indiana, but that doesn't necessarily mean there are more of them.
Hunting License Sales Increased in 2009
In a year when one word, "fewer," described life in America -- fewer jobs, fewer home sales, fewer purchases -- hunters were responsible for generating a welcome "more" category, as hunting license sales rose by 3.5 percent in 2009 in states that make up NSSF's Hunting License Sales Index.
Indiana Continues Experimental Goose Season
The final year of a three-year experimental hunting season aimed at controlling breeding populations of resident Canada geese around urban areas of Indiana has been authorized for selected counties.
West Virginia Joins Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact
Game law violators in West Virginia could face additional consequences for their actions under an interstate agreement recognizing suspension of hunting, fishing and trapping licenses in other states.
Another Successful Season for Indiana State Park Deer Hunts
Volunteer hunters helped the effort to restore habitat during the recent controlled hunts at 17 Indiana state parks, taking a total of 1,334 deer.
Interlake State Rec Area Hunting and Trapping Co-Managed
Hunting, fishing and trapping activities at Interlake State Recreation Area will be managed cooperatively by two DNR divisions - the Division of Outdoor Recreation and the Division of Fish & Wildlife
Indiana's Turkey Season Opens Oct. 1st
Indiana's 2009 fall turkey season begins Oct. 1 with the opening of the archery-only portion of the season. From Oct. 1 through Oct. 25, fall turkey hunters can use archery equipment in selected counties.