Nevada Hunting News

RMEF Releases Annual Elk Hunt Forecast
Elk and elk hunting opportunities are plentiful across the U.S. and Canada, and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation has just released its annual roundup of hunt forecasts for 27 states and provinces.
Free Range Day for Las Vegas Hunters
Las Vegas area hunters who need to sight-in their hunting rifles before the fall hunting season should mark Saturday, Aug. 29 on their calendars. That is the day the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) will hold a Free Range Day at the Desert Sportsman's Rifle and Pistol Club.
RMEF Offers Tips to Keep Predators From Your Elk Carcass
Black bears, grizzlies, cougars, wolves, coyotes-just some of the potential looters you may find skulking around the scene of your next successful elk hunt. These tips from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation will help keep meat stealers away from your elk carcass.
Nevada Man Wins Idaho Bighorn Sheep Tag
Jim Ancho of Battle Mountain, Nevada, won the bighorn sheep tag in a drawing by the Idaho Chapter of the Wild Sheep Foundation.
Nevada Separates Gray Fox and Bobcat Seasons
The creation of separate bobcat and gray fox seasons is just one of the regulation changes made by members of the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners during their June meeting in Lovelock.
Nevada Offers Hunters "Second Chance"
You forgot to double check your application and now you have a big game tag for the wrong area. You got the hunt of a lifetime in Montana and now you can't use your Nevada tag. The Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) is happy to say "no problem" because now hunters can return most big game tags for any reason.
Nevada's 2009 Hunt Book Available Now
If you have any questions about hunting or trapping in Nevada, there is a good chance the 2009 Nevada Hunt Book, out this week, has the answer.
Nevada Conducts Draw, Permits Still Available
The Nevada Department of Wildlife announced big game tag draw results Sunday, breaking a record by announcing the results within 48 hours of the drawing.
Slight Increase in Nevada's Big Game Tags
The Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners approved the allocation of 22,500 big game tags at its May 15-16 meeting in Reno, a one percent increase over 2008 tag allocations.
Nevada BWC Meeting Discussed Pending Legislation
The Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners held a Special Telephonic Commission Meeting on Monday, April 6 at 9 a.m. to discuss wildlife legislation pending at the Nevada State Legislature.