New Jersey Hunting News

New Jersey BOW Event Sept. 11-13
The New Jersey Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program has largely been incorporated into the New Jersey Outdoors Program.
New Jersey Home Study Hunter Education Course
If you never had a hunting license you must complete a NJ home study Hunter Education Course in order to purchase a license. (The Trapper Education Course is not home study.)
New Jersey Deer Classic Jan 8-11
Dozens of New Jersey's most outstanding white-tailed deer from the 2007-08 hunting seasons will be on display at the Garden State Deer Classic to be held during the Garden State Outdoor Sportsmen's Show, January 8 - 11 at Raritan Center in Edison.
New Jersey Public Hunting Land Available
Losing access to a hunting spot on private land and/or thinking there are no places to hunt are among the top reasons cited by those who stop hunting or hunt less in New Jersey.
New Jersey Deer and Turkey Permits Available
The lotteries were conducted and award notifications were sent out to all applicants for both the Special Area Deer Season Permits and all Fall Turkey Season Permits.
New Jersey Take a Kid Hunting Program
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Fish and Wildlife is offering several exciting youth hunting opportunities this fall through its popular Take a Kid Hunting program.
New Jersey Hunting Digest Available Online Now
The Hunting Issue of the Fish and Wildlife DIGEST is published in August. It is available online in PDF format in its entirety only.
New Jersey Special Hunt Applications Now Accepted
Hunters are reminded that August 1st marks the opening of the application period for both Fall Turkey Permits and for Special Areas Deer Permits. Applications must be submitted before midnight on Sept. 7, 2008.
Watch New Jersey Peregrine Falcons Webcam
You can now watch Peregrine Falcons as the adults begin to feed their newly hatched chicks. Visit: http://www.state.nj.us/dep/fgw/peregrinecam/
New Jersey Turkey Season Now Open
The approach of spring and its warmer weather means New Jersey's Spring Wild Turkey Hunting Season has begun. This year the regular season started on April 14 and runs for six weeks.