Thousands of hunters expected for state’s biggest deer season
It’s the biggest day of the biggest hunting season in West Virginia — the start of the state’s annual two-week gun season for bucks ... And more than half those deer will be bucks, some 63,000. The rest will be a mix of does and fawns shot during ...
Whitetail deer hunting season opens Monday with state herd topping 95,000
The state shotgun season for whitetail deer ... Since then the average has been between six and 12 animals a season taken. Deer density ranges from 10 whitetails per square mile in northwestern Massachusetts to 50 to 60 on Nantucket Island, where the ...
Bow hunters now able to hunt during gun season
However this year hunters will be able to use their bow during the traditional nine-day gun season. Hunters Tuesday were pulling out their gear or buy new bows and getting it all ready for the start of ... the longest bow deer hunt in state history.
Indiana plans rifle season using 'cowboy cartridges'
In terms of safety, these pistol cartridge rifles will have about the same range as deer shotgun slugs ... using an approved rifle and cartridge during Indiana's firearms season for deer should do both the game and themselves great favor by shooting ...
Deer hunting season a draw for Vermont’s scofflaws
They have been called miscreants, outlaws, poachers, deer-jackers, game hogs and certainly worse. Ever since Vermont’s first fish and ... mostly having to do with the time it takes the state’s small warden force to get to the scene of suspicious ...