Bear Controlled Hunt Either Sex Season

Hunt Area 32-2
Black Bear Controlled Hunt 8504 Unlimited Tags

9/1/2022 - 10/31/2022

Species
American Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Either-sex Black Bear
No female black bear accompanied by young may be taken.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

Dogs prohibited Sep. 15 - Oct. 31. Motorized Hunting Rule Applies.

Hunt Area 32-2
That portion of Unit 32 south of Highway 52 and west of the Sweet-Ola Highway Area Size: 0 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 32

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait
2020 8002 32 37 22 15 37
2020 8004 32 7 4 3 7
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Drawing Odds for 1st & 2nd Choice Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information 1st Choice 2nd Choice Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2022 8003 32-2 1 50 50 100 152 140 92 190 99999
2022 8504 32-2 1 57 57 100 68 56 82 113 113
2021 8003 32-2 1 857 40 5 465 0 0 40 40
2021 8504 32-2 1 53 53 100 89 77 87 130 99999
2020 8002 32 1 500 200 40 726 0 0 200 200
2020 8004 32 1 117 25 21 9 0 0 25 25
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Drawing Odds for Resident & NonResident Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information Resident NonResident Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2022 8003 32-2 1 44 44 100 6 6 100 190 99999
2022 8504 32-2 1 56 56 100 1 1 100 113 113
2021 8003 32-2 1 728 36 5 129 4 3 40 40
2021 8504 32-2 1 49 49 100 4 4 100 130 99999
2020 8002 32 1 434 180 41 66 20 10 200 200
2020 8004 32 1 115 24 21 2 1 4 25 25
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Bear Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Bear Tag
  • Adult Bear Tag
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

A valid hunting license is required for all hunting and trapping activities.
* Indicates this item is optional.

Where to purchase

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Surface Management

For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.

No surface management agency information for this area is available at this time.

Access Yes! Properties

Access Yes! is Fish and Game program designed to improve hunting and fishing access to private land or through private land to public land by compensating willing landowners who provide access.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.