Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 26
Unlimited Tags

4/1/2012 - 6/30/2012

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
  • A second animal may be taken in all or part of this unit. Appropriate tags are required for all kills.

Second bear tag may be used.

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Hunt Area

Unit 26
All of Unit 26. Area Size: 381,055 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait Hounds Incidental Still Stalk
2015 26 7 6 1 7 4 2 1
2014 26 4 2 2 1 3
2013 26 3 2 1 2 1
2012 26 9 7 2 9 4
2011 26 4 4 4 1 1
2010 26 10 7 2 8 2 3 5 2
2009 26 3 3 3 1 1 1
2008 26 9 4 5 9 3 1 5
2007 26 17 9 8 15 2 1 1 5 9
2006 26 10 8 2 10 2 8
2005 26 4 1 3 4 2 2
2004 26 17 10 7 15 2 1 1 6 9
2003 26 10 6 4 9 1 2 1 2 4
2002 26 15 10 5 15 12 3
2001 26 13 9 4 11 2 1 8 3
2000 26 6 5 1 5 1 4 2
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Bear Tag 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* 2012
  • Bear Bait Permit* 2012

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Bear Tag 2012
  • Adult Bear Tag 2012
  • Bear Bait Permit* 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* 2012

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

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

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.

Graph illustrating 99.24 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 99.24%
Graph illustrating 0.39 percent State of Idaho 0.39%
Graph illustrating 0.37 percent Private 0.37%
Graph illustrating 0 percent Other 0%

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Land management via Inside Idaho

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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Forest Service Land

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 100% Forest 100 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

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