Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 11A

4/15/2012 - 5/15/2012

Species
Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Either-sex Black Bear
No female black bear accompanied by young may be taken.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions
  • Dogs Prohibited.

Dogs prohibited Apr. 15 - Apr. 30

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Hunt Area

Unit 11A
All of Unit 11A. Area Size: 528,474 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait
2015 Any Weapon 11A 19 14 5 9 10 6
2014 Any Weapon 11A 16 11 5 2
2013 Any Weapon 11A 14 7 7 2
2012 Any Weapon 11A 23 17 6 9 14 10
2011 Any Weapon 11A 17 14 3 9 8 8
2010 Any Weapon 11A 16 12 4 11 5 3
2009 Any Weapon 11A 16 12 4 8 8 2
2008 Any Weapon 11A 14 9 5 7 7 4
2007 Any Weapon 11A 12 6 6 5 7 3
2006 Any Weapon 11A 14 8 6 8 6 3
2005 Any Weapon 11A 14 9 5 5 9 7
2004 Any Weapon 11A 13 11 2 10 3 2
2003 Any Weapon 11A 11 8 3 7 4 3
2002 Any Weapon 11A 18 11 7 13 5 3
2001 Any Weapon 11A 9 8 1 5 4 3
2000 Any Weapon 11A 6 2 4 6
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Big Game Mortality Reports

Weapon Year Unit Harvest Avg. Days Guided Predator Call Bait Hound
Archery 2002 11A 7 2 0 0 3 0
Archery 2001 11A 3 6 0 0 3 0
Archery 2000 11A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Archery 1993 11A 1 3 1 0 1 0
Archery 1990 11A 2 5 0 0 1 0
Handgun 2000 11A 1 3 0 0 1 0
Muzzleloader 1997 11A 1 4 0 0 0 0
Muzzleloader 1984 11A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2003 11A 7 1 0 1 0 3
Rifle 2002 11A 10 2 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2001 11A 7 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2000 11A 8 4 0 0 2 1
Rifle 1999 11A 5 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1998 11A 8 2 0 0 2 0
Rifle 1997 11A 5 1 0 1 0 0
Rifle 1996 11A 5 1 0 0 1 1
Rifle 1995 11A 4 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1994 11A 6 2 0 0 1 1
Rifle 1993 11A 3 2 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1992 11A 4 1 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1991 11A 7 5 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1990 11A 6 3 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1989 11A 13 2 0 0 1 1
Rifle 1987 11A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1986 11A 1 2 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1985 11A 1 4 0 0 0 0
Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Bear Tag $11.50 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag $6.75 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2012
  • Bear Bait Permit* $12.75 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Bear Tag $23.75 2012
  • Adult Bear Tag $186.00 2012
  • Bear Bait Permit* $31.75 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2012

A valid hunting license is required.
* Indicates this item is optional.

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management

For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.

Graph illustrating 86.23 percent Private 86.23%
Graph illustrating 9.42 percent Indian Reservation 9.42%
Graph illustrating 3.45 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 3.45%
Graph illustrating 0.43 percent State of Idaho 0.43%
Graph illustrating 0.32 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 0.32%
Graph illustrating 0.14 percent Other 0.14%
Graph illustrating 0.01 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 0.01%

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Land management via Inside Idaho

Access Yes! Properties

Access Yes! is Fish and Game program designed to improve hunting and fishing access to private land or through private land to public land by compensating willing landowners who provide access.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 98.72% Dryland Agriculture 98.72 %
Graph illustrating 1.28% Forest 1.28 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

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