Advertisement

Young Vermont hunters encouraged to bring deer to check station

November 04, 2017 03:54 PM

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department is encouraging young hunters to have their deer examined at a biological reporting station to get weighed, aged and examined by a state wildlife biologist during Vermont's annual youth deer hunt this weekend.

Vermont's deer biologist says that's the department's best chance assess the deer herd because young hunters are allowed to take any deer, including spike antlered bucks.

Anyone aged 15 or younger who has completed a hunter education course may get a hunting license and a free youth deer hunting tag for Saturday and Sunday.

The young hunters must be accompanied by an unarmed adult who has a Vermont hunting license.

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

Credits

AP

(Copyright 2017 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Advertisement
Relay Media Amp
Advertisement
Advertisement
Name of deceased Albany woman used for fake FCC Net Neutrality post

Children at St. Margaret's Center get special treat

One dead, six injured in Pittstown crash

Colonie police investigate tractor trailer accident

Bennington police make massive drug bust

Advertisement