Panhandle Big Game Season Proposals 2019-2020

Instructions

These proposals and comment forms are split into sections by animals in each region: Deer, Elk, Pronghorn, Mountain Lion, Black Bear, Gray Wolf. 

For each section, please leave comments relative to the information on that page. There is a comment box for "General Comments" on the contact page.

Only changes to hunts (including hunts that are removed or added) are shown on this proposal. All other hunts are proposed to remain unchanged from 2017-18.

To complete the survey, press "submit" on the final page. 
Comment Period Closes 2/24/2019
 
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Overview

Panhandle Region

Proposed Changes for the 2019-2020 Big Game Seasons

These proposed changes are designed to address several objectives. Listed by species, these objectives include:

WHITE-TAILED DEER

  • Modify and better define X-tags from “within one mile of private land” to “on or within one mile of a private agriculture field”

MULE DEER

  • No change

ELK

  • Modify Unit 5 Controlled Hunt as a result of hunter/landowner/tribal conflicts
  • Antlerless elk controlled hunts changed to "on or within one mile of a private agriculture field"

BLACK BEAR

  • No change

MOUNTAIN LION

  • Lengthen season dates to allow for more opportunity

GRAY WOLF

  • Lengthen season dates for trapping to allow for more opportunity

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