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2017 Spring Bear Apps
« on: January 20, 2017, 01:56:21 PM »
Just spoke with someone from DFW, and while 2017 licenses should go on sale either today or Monday, we won't be able to submit spring bear apps until the middle of February. Deadline will still be 2/28, so we will have just two weeks to do it.
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2017, 02:08:40 PM »
WTH is going on with WDFW.  This is just nonsense.   :bash: :bash: :bash: :bash: :bash:

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #2 on: January 20, 2017, 02:33:55 PM »
In all fairness, if you can't get an app submitted within two weeks, you have problems. :twocents:

It's a new system, and hopefully they get the kinks out sooner rather than later.
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #3 on: January 20, 2017, 02:59:09 PM »
Wait..... I still can't log in to the Wdfw system without having to purchase something!!  It goes straight to that page... Sure was glad they called me back so I could put in my harvest report after they told me "Wait 7 to 10 days and everything should be good to go" and of course it still didn't work...  :bash:  :bash: :bash: I wonder if I can delete my account and start over??

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #4 on: January 20, 2017, 08:09:43 PM »
Just spoke with someone from DFW, and while 2017 licenses should go on sale either today or Monday, we won't be able to submit spring bear apps until the middle of February. Deadline will still be 2/28, so we will have just two weeks to do it.

I can confirm this. I was having issues getting signed into the new interface. After several phone calls, etc, it finally accepted my user name and password. WDFW did mention that they do control when the deadline is for the spring bear application and that may be affected if they cannot get the site online in time.
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #5 on: January 23, 2017, 11:52:26 AM »
I just got the following notification on my Point Hunter App, but still don't see the 2017 licenses up when I login to the system. Hopefully soon.  :tup:
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #6 on: January 23, 2017, 12:18:21 PM »
I just got the following notification on my Point Hunter App, but still don't see the 2017 licenses up when I login to the system. Hopefully soon.  :tup:
You'd go all the way to Wyoming to hunt Turkey? Working on a slam?

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #7 on: January 23, 2017, 12:46:55 PM »
I just got the following notification on my Point Hunter App, but still don't see the 2017 licenses up when I login to the system. Hopefully soon.  :tup:
You'd go all the way to Wyoming to hunt Turkey? Working on a slam?
The turkeys in Wyoming taste better.   :chuckle:

Actually, I am just opted in for Wyoming notifications, and they don't allow you to select which species you want notifications on.
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #8 on: January 23, 2017, 01:00:33 PM »
I just got the following notification on my Point Hunter App, but still don't see the 2017 licenses up when I login to the system. Hopefully soon.  :tup:
You'd go all the way to Wyoming to hunt Turkey? Working on a slam?
The turkeys in Wyoming taste better.   :chuckle:

Actually, I am just opted in for Wyoming notifications, and they don't allow you to select which species you want notifications on.
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #9 on: January 24, 2017, 11:46:39 AM »
System is up with 2017 licenses and spring bear apps for sale.
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #10 on: January 24, 2017, 12:22:43 PM »
Now question is how do you submit an application with the new system?

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #11 on: January 24, 2017, 12:25:46 PM »
Antler...I'm still seeing last years, not this years...


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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #12 on: January 24, 2017, 12:30:16 PM »
Now question is how do you submit an application with the new system?

 :yeah: got my licenses and permit but cant figure out how to submit my app?

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #13 on: January 24, 2017, 12:41:48 PM »
Now question is how do you submit an application with the new system?

 :yeah: got my licenses and permit but cant figure out how to submit my app?
Just spoke with someone from DFW, and while 2017 licenses should go on sale either today or Monday, we won't be able to submit spring bear apps until the middle of February. Deadline will still be 2/28, so we will have just two weeks to do it.

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #14 on: January 24, 2017, 01:02:57 PM »
Antler...I'm still seeing last years, not this years...


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After you select big game you then have to select next year's documents. It will either be at the top, or at the very bottom if you are on a mobile device.
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #15 on: January 26, 2017, 01:31:41 PM »
I purchased everything including my multi season elk and spring bear but can't find the location to submit them???

When i click on submit application it brings me back to the same screen each time.  Is everyone else seeing the same thing?

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #16 on: January 26, 2017, 02:16:39 PM »
I purchased everything including my multi season elk and spring bear but can't find the location to submit them???

When i click on submit application it brings me back to the same screen each time.  Is everyone else seeing the same thing?

Wazzu

I called about that today, both multiseason and near you will be able to submit mid February


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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #17 on: January 26, 2017, 02:18:35 PM »
I purchased everything including my multi season elk and spring bear but can't find the location to submit them???

When i click on submit application it brings me back to the same screen each time.  Is everyone else seeing the same thing?

Wazzu

I called about that today, both multiseason and near you will be able to submit mid February


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If you don't submit multi season for ghost points before March 31 you are automatically enter to draw multiseason


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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #18 on: January 26, 2017, 02:27:22 PM »
Slightly off topic (sorry!).

I got the deer/elk/etc. license.  Will I select wet side or east side for elk later on?  I didn't see that option.

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #19 on: January 26, 2017, 02:32:27 PM »
I purchased everything including my multi season elk and spring bear but can't find the location to submit them???

When i click on submit application it brings me back to the same screen each time.  Is everyone else seeing the same thing?

Wazzu
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #20 on: January 26, 2017, 02:39:49 PM »
Slightly off topic (sorry!).

I got the deer/elk/etc. license.  Will I select wet side or east side for elk later on?  I didn't see that option.

Me neither. I didn't see any weapon selection either. ( archery/muzzy/gen rifle)....

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #21 on: January 26, 2017, 03:07:06 PM »
thanks Bob

As for the elk choices and weapon choices it propted me during the checkout under the survey portion.  I was able to make my choices then.

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #22 on: January 26, 2017, 03:35:03 PM »
thanks Bob

As for the elk choices and weapon choices it propted me during the checkout under the survey portion.  I was able to make my choices then.

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During the check out it froze and I didn't think that I had actually bought anything until I got the email receipt.   :dunno:

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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #23 on: January 26, 2017, 06:38:57 PM »
I purchased everything including my multi season elk and spring bear but can't find the location to submit them???

When i click on submit application it brings me back to the same screen each time.  Is everyone else seeing the same thing?

Wazzu

I called about that today, both multiseason and near you will be able to submit mid February


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That same info was also posted twice already...in this thread.   ;)
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Re: 2017 Spring Bear Apps
« Reply #24 on: January 27, 2017, 08:16:02 PM »
If I didn't put in last Spring but did the previous year will my 1 pt from 2015 still be their? Do they ever go away or not until you draw? And lastly if I have my father put in for a partnership tag with me where we both draw can I use that 1pt?

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