Muzzleloader Hunting News

Nevada Big Game Quota Recommendations
The following are the Big Game Quota Recommendations for 2007. These preliminary recommendations are generated by Nevada Department of Wildlife big game biologists.
Kansas WPC Approves 2007 Seasons
The Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission approved 2007 hunting seasons for deer, antelope, and elk at its April 19 public hearing in Dodge City.
Nebraska Now Accepting Applications for Big Game Hunts
The application period when Nebraska hunters may apply for one November firearm deer season "draw" unit permit, and resident or resident landowner elk and antelope firearm and muzzleloader permits began at 1 p.m. CST, April 16.
Illinois 2007 Firearm Deer Permit Now Available
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) announced that the online application system for 2007 Resident Firearm and Muzzleloader-only Deer Season Permits is now available.
Nebraska Considers Increasing Rates on Some Permits
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider increases in some hunting and fishing permit fees at a May 24 meeting in Brady. The permits under consideration have not been raised since 2002. If approved, the increases will become effective Jan.1, 2008.
Missouri Offers Preference Points for Managed Deer Hunts
Responding to hunters requests, the Missouri Department of Conservation is changing the way it runs the annual drawing for managed deer hunts to give preference to applicants whose names are not drawn.
Nevada Announces Big Changes to Big Game Regulations
The 2007 big game tag application process is just around the corner. Hunters can start planning, using the Nevada 2007 Big Game Seasons and Application Regulations brochure available online at
Nebraska GPC Sets 2007 Pronghorn Seasons
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commissioners recently set the dates for the 2007 pronghorn hunting seasons, continued buck-only seasons in all units except the archery season again this year, reduced permit numbers in two management units, and combined two management units.
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.
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?