New Jersey Hunting News

New Jersey Releases Spring Turkey Numbers
The 2007 spring wild turkey hunting season ran from Saturday, April 14 (Youth Turkey Hunting Day) through Friday, May 25 with a total harvest of 3,061 male wild turkeys.
New Jersey Deer Regulation Sets Published
The 2007-2008 New Jersey Deer regulation sets are now available online as a PDF file.
New Jersey DEP Leftover Turkey Tags on Sale Now
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Fish and Wildlife leftover wild turkey hunting permits sale began Monday, April 2, 2007 at 10:00 a.m.
New Jersey DEP Reminds Residents it is Illegal to Feed Bears
It's illegal to feed black bears in New Jersey, and state conservation officers, park police and environmental inspectors will fan out across five counties later this month to find out if residents and businesses are obeying the law, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Lisa P. Jackson announced.
New Jersey Man Charged With Selling Wildlife Parts
Undercover wildlife-conservation lawmen bagged an Atlantic County man on charges of peddling more than 200 white-tailed deer antlers including several trophy-class sets, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Lisa P. Jackson announced.
New Jersey Turkey Hunting
The Division's Turkey Restoration Project represents one of the greatest wildlife management success stories in the history of the state.
New Jersey's Wildlife Heritage Festival
Bring your family and friends to the Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center for a day of family fun on Sunday, September 24 from 10:00 - 4:00. Volunteers from Trout Unlimited and the Wildlife Conservation Corps will be on hand to teach kids between the ages of 8 and 16 the art of fishing as they try their luck in our Fishing Education Pond.
New Jersey Outstanding Deer Program
The Outstanding White-tailed Deer Program, jointly sponsored by the Division of Fish and Wildlife, the New Jersey State Federation of Sportsmen's Clubs and the United Bowhunters of New Jersey, is designed to recognize the quality of the state's deer resource and the sportsmen and women who hunt for them.
New Jersey Deer Permit Lottery Information
There are some major changes to the deer permit application and purchase process for the upcoming 2006-2007 Permit Deer Seasons.
2005 Black Bear Hunting Season Results
Hunters harvested a total of 298 black bears during New Jersey’s six-day bear season last December, the Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Fish and Wildlife reported in its final results of the 2005 hunt.