Knowing that many of our members in
HUNTERS RIGHTS COALITION MEMBER ALERT
The HRC has one seat on the Natural Resources Board (NRB) Earn-a-Buck Alternative Committee. We are seeking public input on conceptual Alternative Packages developed by working groups of the committee. Your input is vital to help finalize recommendations to the Natural Resources Board for alternatives to Earn-a-Buck and current Herd Control methods.
The deadline for survey completion was extended to: MIDNIGHT, FRI. July 31. We are encouraging you to be part of the process shaping the future of deer hunting in
The third package, the "Targeted Harvest Incentive Package" was compiled by the HRC, Quality Deer Management and Wisconsin Bowhunters Association. It provides the most opportunity to harvest bucks while at the same time focusing more hunter effort on antlerless deer on private land in Herd Control units where overpopulation hot spots occur. Our package is the only one that has built in protection for over harvest of bucks with extended seasons, as well as protection for antlerless deer on public land. It is the only package without the controversial October T-Zone hunt. We believe the simplicity and consistency of season dates create the least conflict with other users as well as greater acceptance and opportunity for deer hunters. Antler restrictions are a new concept in
To take the survey go to: http://www.wiherdcontrol.org/