Moose Hunting News

New Brunswick Man Fined and Sentenced for Poaching

Ronald Gauvin, 57, of Allardville was fined $15,200 and sentenced to serve 42 days in jail on charges related to the Fish and Wildlife Act. He was sentenced on Thursday, Aug. 19, by Provincial Court Judge Ronald Leblanc.

Gauvin was charged with two counts of hunting moose out of season, two counts of selling moose meat, one count of possessing an illegal deer and one count of possessing an illegal bear.

Nova Scotia Accepting Apps for Non-Motorized Moose Hunt

Applications for the 2010 non-motorized moose hunt in the Pollets Cove-Aspy Fault Wilderness area of Cape Breton will be accepted through 11:59 p.m., Sunday, July 25.

Only 20 licences are available. Hunters who have already applied for the general moose draw can enter the lottery for the non-motorized hunt. However, successful applicants can only select one hunt.

Nova Scotia Wildlife Act Regulation Changes

The latest changes to regulations under the provincial wildlife act will provide greater opportunities to all Nova Scotia hunters, including youth and the disabled.

Wildlife regulations are reviewed by the Department of Natural Resources, based on requests and advice from wildlife division biologists.

British Columbia Major Hunting Regulation Changes
The B.C. hunting and trapping regulation synopsis for 2010-11 and 2011-2012 is now online.
New Hampshire Moose Hunt Draw Complete
The adventure of a lifetime is in store for 395 people who have been offered permits to hunt moose in New Hampshire this October. They are the lucky winners in the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department's annual moose permit lottery drawing.
Montana SuperTag Deadline is July 1
Eight lucky SuperTag hunters will win the chance to hunt a moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion and bison in any legal district open for that species.
Idaho Moose Tags Still Available
Idaho Fish and Game has 14 leftover moose controlled hunt tags available.
Yukon Permit Applications Available Now
Environment Yukon now has applications available for Yukon residents who want to enter the permit hunt lottery for moose, caribou, sheep, goat, deer or elk in a permit area, Environment Minister John Edzerza announced.
Vermont F&W Board Considers Moose, Turkey Regulations
Two hunting regulations for moose and turkey received second votes at the May 26 Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board meeting in Waterbury.
Utah Antlerless Permits Available June 1st
You can help Utah's big game animals and have a fun time in the outdoors this fall if you obtain a permit to hunt animals that don't have antlers.