Wisconsin Hunting News

Wisconsin DNR Offers Texting Option to Report Violations
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has added a text messaging option to ways the public can report hunting, fishing, trapping, recreational vehicle and environmental violations.
Wisconsin to Study Predator Impacts on Deer
Scientists with the Department of Natural Resources and the University of Wisconsin will launch an ambitious, multi-year field research effort to better understand the impacts predators such as wolves, bears, coyotes and bobcats have on white-tailed deer in Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Turkey Permits on Sale March 22nd
Remaining permits for the 2010 spring turkey hunting season will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis starting March 22. Leftover permits will be first issued for sale by zone, one zone per day, with each zone having a designated sales date.
Wisconsin Increases Black Bear Permits for 2010
Wisconsin wildlife biologists have upped the number of available black bear harvest permits by 22 percent over 2009.
West Virginia Joins Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact
Game law violators in West Virginia could face additional consequences for their actions under an interstate agreement recognizing suspension of hunting, fishing and trapping licenses in other states.
Whitetails Unlimited Opposes Wisconsin Deer Gun Season Expansion
Whitetails Unlimited sent a letter Thursday to members of Wisconsin's Natural Resources Board, opposing an expanded 16-day gun deer hunt in Wisconsin in 2010.
Wisconsin Deer Hunters Opening Day - Nov. 21st
Hunters anxiously waiting for opening morning of the 2009 gun deer hunt won't have to sit still much longer with the Nov. 21 opener just days away.
Wisconsin Deer Carcass Tip Sheet Available
There are some important deer carcass tagging changes in 2009 that hunters will want to pay attention to, according to Department of Natural resources wildlife biologists and wardens.
North America's Hottest Trophy Areas
Which areas of North America have produced the most Boone and Crockett trophies so far in the new millennium?
Wisconsin DNR Extends Turkey Season in 5 Zones
Wisconsin's fall turkey hunting season will be extended in five turkey management zones this fall, under a two-year trial period that has passed legislative review.