Sunday, July 26, 2009

Important Dates to Remember: August

Hello everyone,

These are the important dates in the month of August from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.

Aug. 1
Squirrel hunting season opens
First day requests accepted for special grouse hunting permits

Aug. 7
Final day to apply for bighorn sheep hunting lottery

Aug. 9
Archery paddlefish season closes

Aug. 10
First day to purchase fall turkey hunting permits, beginning at 1 p.m. CT

Aug. 15
Bullfrog season opens
Elk hunting season in Boyd Unit opens

Aug. 20
Archery antelope hunting season opens

Aug. 28
Nebraska Game and Parks Board of Commissioners meeting, Lincoln, 8 a.m.
Drawing for bighorn sheep hunting permit

Aug. 31
Raccoon and Virginia opossum running season closes

J Scott Croner
Nebraska Hunting Company