Ohio Hunting News

Wisconsin Offers New Web Based Alerts on Wolf Activity

Administrators from the natural resource agencies in 13 Midwestern states and three Canadian provinces have signed a joint resolution urging the U.S. Department of the Interior's Fish and Wildlife Service to remove the gray wolf from the federal endangered species list.

Ohio Extends Deadline for Special Hunt Lottery

A random drawing will be held on September 2 to select participants for three special controlled deer gun hunts at Lake Katharine State Nature Preserve in Jackson County, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Natural Areas and Preserves.

Ohio DNR Catches Shutterbug Poacher

A Port Clinton man was recently convicted of several wildlife violations in connection with a rare deer that he illegally killed in December of 2009, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife

Two Ohio Men Guilty of Poaching Trophy Whitetail Buck

Two La Rue men pled guilty to six wildlife violations in Marion County Court and were ordered to pay $12, 845.71 in restitution, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.

Ohio Opens 16 State Nature Preserves to Archers

An increasing deer population, resulting in negative impacts to native plant communities, has led the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Natural Areas and Preserves to coordinate special archery deer hunts at 16 state nature preserves across the state.

Ohio Controlled Deer Hunt Apps Due July 31
Hunters wanting to participate in Ohio's fall controlled deer and waterfowl hunts have until July 31 to submit permit applications for a random drawing according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife.
Ohio Spring Turkey Harvest Up Again This Year
Hunters checked 21,909 wild turkeys during Ohio's four-week, statewide spring turkey-hunting season that ended May 16, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife.
Ohio Man's 11th Wildlife Violation Results in Lifetime Hunting Ban
A Scioto County man pled guilty to four wildlife violations in Adams County Court on Friday, April 30 and was ordered to pay $23,572.05 in restitution, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife.
Ohio Considers Legislation to Restore Gun Ownership Rights
Buckeye Firearms Association (BFA) has announced that a bill to restore gun ownership rights has been introduced in the Ohio Senate.
Ohio Deer Hunters Encouraged to Take Survey
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife encourages all Ohio white-tailed deer hunters and those with an interest in deer hunting to take an online survey.