Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 21
Black Bear Tag Unlimited Tags

4/15/2018 - 6/30/2018

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

No special restrictions.

Map

Unit 21
All of Unit 21. Area Size: 325,743 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait Hounds Incidental Still Stalk
2015 21 22 15 7 3 19 13 1 3 5
2014 21 21 6 15 9 2 10
2013 21 14 4 10 6 2 5
2012 21 14 11 3 1 13 6 1 1
2011 21 19 16 3 2 17 9 1
2010 21 20 15 5 6 14 5 2 3 9
2009 21 17 12 5 2 15 9 1 2 3
2008 21 23 16 7 5 18 14 1 2 6
2007 21 23 10 13 7 16 12 2 7
2006 21 18 8 10 4 14 7 2 8
2005 21 21 14 6 7 14 12 1 2 5
2004 21 28 16 12 13 15 9 3 4 12
2003 21 15 11 4 2 13 6 2 1 3
2002 21 23 13 9 8 15 5 2 2 13
2001 21 25 16 9 6 19 4 3 4 11
2000 21 33 22 11 18 15 4 5 6 16
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
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Bear Tag
  • Adult Bear Tag
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • 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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