Maryland Hunting News

Maryland DNR Expands Hunting Opportunities
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources Wildlife and Heritage Service has partnered with the Bainbridge Development Corporation (BDC) to expand archery hunting opportunities in Cecil County.
Maryland Deer Harvest Up for Opening Weekend
Deer hunters took advantage of clear and cool opening weekend weather to bag an estimated 18,099 deer to start the two-week firearm season.
Maryland DNR Hosts Hunter Contest
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Wildlife and Heritage Service (WHS) encourages hunters to enter the 2007 Maryland Hunter Contest.
Maryland Turkey Season Set to Open
Maryland's fall turkey season opens Saturday, October 27 and runs through Saturday, November 3. As in the past, the season will only be open in Garrett, Allegany, and Washington counties with a bag limit of 1 turkey.
Maryland Archery Deer Season Opens Sept 15th
Archery hunting for deer opens September 15, 2007 and continues through January 31, 2008.
Maryland Plans Events For National Hunt/Fish Day
Join more than 40 fishing and hunting clubs, conservation organizations and vendors at the 36th Anniversary Celebration of National Hunting & Fishing Day on Saturday, September 22.
Maryland Black Bear Application Begins Aug 1st
On August 1, 2007, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) begins accepting applications from hunters to participate in this fall’s black bear hunt. Maryland's black bear hunting season occurs October 22-27, 2007 and December 3-8, 2007 in Garrett and Allegany Counties.
Maryland Spring Turkey Harvest Numbers
Maryland's turkey hunters reported taking 2,455 wild turkeys during the 2007 spring turkey season, representing an 18% decrease from the 2006 harvest of 3,008 turkeys.
Maryland Black Bear Conservation Stamp Contest Open
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife & Heritage Service is asking for original artwork submissions for the 11th Annual Maryland Black Bear Conservation Stamp Design Contest, to be judged on March 31, 2007 at the Patuxent National Visitors Center in Laurel immediately following the judging of the Maryland Migratory Game Bird Stamp Design Contest.
Maryland has New Rabbit Hunting Location
DNR's Wildlife and Heritage Service announced today that rabbit hunting is now permitted on the 1,256-acre Chapman's Residual property located in northwestern Charles County.