Hunting numbers drop, as well as hunting expenditures, but related expenditures and hunting-related expenses see increases.
The proposed ban is one of numerous measures intended to prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease.
Archery hunters can participate in the DEC's Bowhunter Sighting Log.
Hunters who harvest bears are required to submit bear teeth, which are used to determine the ages of bears, and wildlife biologists use age and sex data to estimate the number of bears in Vermont and to determine the status and health of the bear population.
CONCORD, N.H. — A biologist says hunters harvested 4,482 turkeys in New Hampshire during this year's spring hunt, 600 more than last year and the second-highest harvest on record. Ted Walski of the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says…
Public comments on the draft plan accepted through September 1.
“The hunter success rate increased from the previous year of 21 percent to 29 percent of hunters harvesting at least one bird. And 32 percent of those successful hunters harvested a second bearded bird to fill the two-bird spring bag limit.”
New York hunters, trappers no longer required to obtain special permit.
Vermont’s auction for five moose hunting permits is open until 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10. Bids will be opened and winners notified on Aug. 11.
September Canada goose season set to help control Vermont’s resident Canada goose population prior to the arrival of species migrating south from Canada.