Upland Game Bird Permit: do you need one to turkey hunt this spring? Do you need one to hunt upland birds next fall?
February 1, 2021 - 11:54 AM MST
With spring turkey season less than three months away and the controlled hunt application period for spring turkey beginning on Feb. 1, turkey hunters have already been asking if they are required to purchase an Upland Game Bird Permit (formerly known as the “WMA Permit”). Read this article to find out!
January 25, 2021 - 10:46 AM MST
Hunters wanting to participate in this spring's controlled hunts for turkey can apply from Feb. 1 through March 1. Spring 2021 turkey controlled hunt information is in the 2020-21 Upland Game, Turkey and Furbearer Seasons and Rules book.
November 10, 2020 - 4:26 PM MST
Rather than head to the grocery store, some hunters plan to get their birds during the hunting season for wild turkey already underway in Idaho.
November 6, 2020 - 3:33 PM MST
Project WILD's WILD About Turkeys online workshop for educators has taken flight! Register for this workshop to gain access to videos, activities, and other tools centered around teaching about Idaho's wild turkey. This workshop is ideal for any educator (K-12)-- from school teachers to parents supporting their online learners. And, there is an option to take this workshop for continuing education credit!
August 27, 2020 - 11:38 AM MDT
Some small game hunting seasons will open in Idaho on Aug 30 and Sept. 1, with opportunities including upland birds, upland game, and doves. Many general archery seasons for deer and elk also open on Aug. 30. There is a wealth of opportunity that this time of year provides for Idaho’s hunters.
August 17, 2020 - 6:21 PM MDT
Here are some things to keep in mind as you get ready for your fall hunting adventures.