Biologists, hunters react to hunting season extension July 24, 2016 Alabama

Alabama Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

Biologists, hunters react to hunting season extensionJuly 24, 2016 Alabama, Decatur Daily
... North Alabama hunters will get 10 additional days of deer hunting ... The mature bucks are typically more active later in the season, so the extra 10 days gives hunters a better chance to harvest a mature buck ... Alabama was one of the remaining three states not to have mandatory harvest reporting systems until this year...

Mandatory check systemJuly 24, 2016 Alabama, Montgomery Advertiser
... Game check is simply a harvest record for deer and turkey. The system allows the Alabama Department of Conservation to get a pulse on the deer and turkey population in each county...

Significant changes made to 2016-2017 hunting season September 22, 2016 Alabama, Newsaegis
... you cannot hunt over bait this year. That legislation didn’t pass. The House (of Representatives) passed it, but it takes both houses of the Legislature to pass a bill... “Starting in October, hunters will have to report their deer and turkey harvests,” ...



These articles have been reviewed for relevance and content.  Some links to the original article may no longer be active.