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Author Topic: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞  (Read 22967 times)

Offline Bango skank

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #195 on: June 11, 2019, 09:06:06 PM »
So is anybody on here going to the meeting in port angeles on thursday?

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #196 on: June 12, 2019, 08:51:39 AM »
The Commission agenda shows that the bear changes are scheduled for 1:40 pm, Friday. I was planning to attend but my work schedule got screwed up. I do know someone that's going so I'm going to ask him for an update Friday afternoon. They are only allowing 10 minutes for this in their agenda so hoping that's a good thing.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #197 on: June 12, 2019, 08:55:02 AM »
The Commission agenda shows that the bear changes are scheduled for 1:40 pm, Friday. I was planning to attend but my work schedule got screwed up. I do know someone that's going so I'm going to ask him for an update Friday afternoon. They are only allowing 10 minutes for this in their agenda so hoping that's a good thing.

Cool, please let us know how it goes.  I think this is pretty much a done deal, but still.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #198 on: June 12, 2019, 08:57:50 AM »
I've got an august bear hunt on the schedule so hope it all goes through.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #199 on: June 12, 2019, 10:38:14 AM »
How does it stand now if you harvest a spring bear on the east side? Are the fall seasons currently separate from spring?
what in the wild wild world of sports???

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #200 on: June 12, 2019, 10:46:35 AM »
How does it stand now if you harvest a spring bear on the east side? Are the fall seasons currently separate from spring?

As it stands now only 1 bear per year can be harvested in e wa.  Spring bear is not an "additional bear."

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #201 on: June 12, 2019, 10:50:59 AM »
How does it stand now if you harvest a spring bear on the east side? Are the fall seasons currently separate from spring?

As it stands now only 1 bear per year can be harvested in e wa.  Spring bear is not an "additional bear."

Is that part of the proposed change?
what in the wild wild world of sports???

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #202 on: June 12, 2019, 10:52:08 AM »
How does it stand now if you harvest a spring bear on the east side? Are the fall seasons currently separate from spring?

As it stands now only 1 bear per year can be harvested in e wa.  Spring bear is not an "additional bear."

Is that part of the proposed change?

The proposed change is an aug 1st opener and 2 bear limit statewide.  A spring bear will still count toward your 2 bear bag limit.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #203 on: June 13, 2019, 12:32:12 AM »
Why do i not see an option to purchase a second bear tag online? What am i missing? Ive never purchased a second bear tag before.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #204 on: June 13, 2019, 04:22:25 AM »
I have bought them a couple times in the past but it has always been after the season has started and I have filled my first one already. I may be mistaken but I donít know if the option to buy the second one comes up until after the season starts.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #205 on: June 13, 2019, 12:28:59 PM »
Makes sense i suppose.  I have no intention of buying a 2nd bear tag before the new regs are official anyways,  just checking.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #206 on: June 14, 2019, 02:46:34 PM »
Anybody hear anything on how this went?

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #207 on: June 14, 2019, 02:51:42 PM »
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As long as we have the habitat, we can argue forever about who gets to kill what and when.  No habitat = no game.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #208 on: June 14, 2019, 03:17:06 PM »
I wish I could have sent my 12 year old to the meeting.  He's besides himself.  "YOU MEAN WE COULD BE BEAR HUNTING WHILE WE'RE PICKING HUCKLEBERRIES!!!???  WE ALWAYS SEE BEARS WHEN WE PICK HUCKLEBERRIES!!!"   :chuckle:
Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes.  That way, when you criticize them, you're a mile away and you have their shoes.

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Re: STATEWIDE bear reg proposal 🤞
« Reply #209 on: June 14, 2019, 03:31:14 PM »
That's awesome, Pathfinder.
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