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Author Topic: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞  (Read 23461 times)

Offline Bango skank

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STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« on: March 28, 2019, 01:55:05 AM »
Word on the street is we are getting a 2 bear limit and an august opener.  :IBCOOL:



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« Last Edit: May 16, 2019, 11:27:15 PM by Bango skank »

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2019, 06:48:31 AM »
I can say undoubtably if they put an august opener on the north east I'll be there chasing bears.

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2019, 06:51:33 AM »
Looking to boost the fawn/calf survival rates a bit I bet!
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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #3 on: March 28, 2019, 07:24:47 AM »
That makes no sense, WDFW actually making a smart season change? Silly.
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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #4 on: March 28, 2019, 07:31:40 AM »
I hope it's true .
Huckleberry unit was August opener years ago and it was great.Didn't really understand why it was changed.
There are so many areas I had game cams last year and getting 3x more pics of bears then deer.
I think a lot of animals get to know the hunting seasons
And learn when to hide out .August opener will help get some tags filled.
Two birds in the Bush is always better than one in the hand-that way you can always go to the Bush and hunt another day .conservation=Better hunting.
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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #5 on: March 28, 2019, 07:34:26 AM »
I talked to fish and game a few years ago about moving the open date to August 15th and they stated that the reason it changed was the conflicts between bear hunters and huckleberry pickers. At the time they stated that it would not change back.

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #6 on: March 28, 2019, 07:35:09 AM »
This  makes me really excited to see the new regs for the year.Hope it's mostly good.
I won't buy any permits until I see those regs though. :dunno:
« Last Edit: March 28, 2019, 07:46:37 AM by hunter399 »
Two birds in the Bush is always better than one in the hand-that way you can always go to the Bush and hunt another day .conservation=Better hunting.
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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #7 on: March 28, 2019, 08:24:32 AM »
I may be missing something but i dont see bears on any of the agenda meetings.
People get offended at nothing at all. So, speak your mind and be unapologetic.

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #8 on: March 28, 2019, 08:58:04 AM »
Bears were discussed at length in Spokane earlier.......as were all predators in general.

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #9 on: March 28, 2019, 09:19:37 AM »
Cracks me up, they can't keep their lies straight.
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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #10 on: March 28, 2019, 09:26:25 AM »
Ya the biggest hurdle for the new director, provided he truly wants to make a difference, will be to re establish honesty.  BIG hurdle, since the agency is many years into the misinform, mislead, lie above all else until you believe your own lies defacto of standard operating procedures.

Then add in agenda driven studies that have zero true value.

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #11 on: March 28, 2019, 05:00:21 PM »
Hopefully it's true. A second bear tag in the NE would also be nice.
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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #12 on: March 28, 2019, 06:42:48 PM »
Hopefully it's true. A second bear tag in the NE would also be nice.

What im hearing is its actually going to be statewide, 2 bears / aug 1st opener.  Really hope its true, and im not just blowing smoke up everybodys asses.

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #13 on: March 28, 2019, 07:03:55 PM »
Hopefully it's true. A second bear tag in the NE would also be nice.

What im hearing is its actually going to be statewide, 2 bears / aug 1st opener.  Really hope its true, and im not just blowing smoke up everybodys asses.

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Re: NE Bear regs
« Reply #14 on: March 28, 2019, 07:55:36 PM »

What im hearing is its actually going to be statewide, 2 bears / aug 1st opener.  Really hope its true, and im not just blowing smoke up everybodys asses.

Fingers crossed.
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