Nebraska Hunting News

Nebraska Offers "Smokepole" Deer Hunting Clinic
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has scheduled a two-part "Smokepole Deer Hunting" clinic for people interested in learning about shooting and hunting deer with muzzleloading firearms at Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium on Nov. 6 and 8.
Nebraska Archery Turkey Season Began Oct 1st
Hunters out scouting for deer this fall probably will see some turkeys. Why not also carry a turkey permit, bag a bird and put food on the table?
North Dakota Restricts Transport of Game Meat
The 2008 proclamation establishing guidelines for transporting deer, elk and moose carcasses and carcass parts into North Dakota is now in effect as a precaution against the possible spread of chronic wasting disease into the state.
Nebraska Deer Exchange Program to Begin This Fall
A pilot program of the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will allow for the transfer of deer meat from hunters to people who want to receive it.
Nebraska Offers Hunter Ed Exemption Certificate
Safety is the top priority for students who take Hunter Education courses in Nebraska. Those who successfully complete a course become safe, ethical and responsible hunters and handlers of firearms.
Nebraska Turkey Permits Now Available
Permits to hunt turkeys in Nebraska this fall went on sale Monday, Aug. 11. Hunters can take advantage of an expanding turkey population by bagging a bird and putting food on the table and in the freezer.
Nebraska Archery Antelope Season Begins Weds.
An increasing Nebraska antelope population will await archery antelope hunters when the season opens Aug. 20.
Nebraska's Youth Archery Hunt Program
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is looking for young hunters, interested in bowhunting for big game to take part in the Mentored Youth Archery Hunt Program (MYAHP).
Nebraska Hunters HIP Registration Available Aug 1
Beginning Aug.1, hunters will be able to register with the federally mandated Harvest Information Program (HIP) by computer or phone to receive a new HIP number.
Nebraska Archery Game Fish Season Opens July 1
Nebraska's 2008 archery game fish season will be July 1 - Dec. 31. Archers are allowed to take game fish statewide, sunrise to sunset.