Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 14

4/15/2012 - 5/31/2012

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 14
All of Unit 14. Area Size: 367,234 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait
2014 Any Weapon 14 68 32 36 29
2013 Any Weapon 14 57 32 25 22
2012 Any Weapon 14 48 27 21 23 25 23
2011 Any Weapon 14 59 32 27 38 21 19
2010 Any Weapon 14 61 43 17 38 23 21
2009 Any Weapon 14 45 30 15 35 10 11
2008 Any Weapon 14 48 33 15 38 10 12
2007 Any Weapon 14 48 32 16 35 13 15
2006 Any Weapon 14 42 27 15 27 15 10
2005 Any Weapon 14 41 20 21 30 11 9
2004 Any Weapon 14 32 19 13 20 12 2
2003 Any Weapon 14 36 23 13 27 9 2
2002 Any Weapon 14 36 27 9 24 12 2
2001 Any Weapon 14 27 19 8 18 9 7
2000 Any Weapon 14 15 10 5 7 8
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 2003 14 1 1 0 0 1 0
Archery 2001 14 1 3 0 0 0 0
Archery 2000 14 1 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 1999 14 1 3 1 0 0 1
Archery 1997 14 1 8 0 0 0 1
Archery 1996 14 1 1 0 0 0 0
Archery 1995 14 2 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 1994 14 1 40 0 0 0 1
Archery 1993 14 1 42 0 0 0 1
Archery 1991 14 1 1 0 0 0 0
Archery 1988 14 1 50 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2002 14 2 4 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2001 14 1 4 0 0 0 0
Handgun 1996 14 1 7 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1992 14 2 5 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1989 14 3 3 1 0 0 1
Handgun 1987 14 1 2 1 0 0 1
Muzzleloader 2003 14 4 1 0 0 0 0
Muzzleloader 2002 14 2 1 0 0 0 0
Muzzleloader 1989 14 1 6 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2003 14 21 3 6 0 0 3
Rifle 2002 14 28 3 5 0 3 5
Rifle 2001 14 28 3 3 0 0 4
Rifle 2000 14 15 3 8 0 5 3
Rifle 1999 14 19 2 2 0 0 4
Rifle 1998 14 25 3 9 0 2 8
Rifle 1997 14 32 2 5 0 1 7
Rifle 1996 14 26 3 4 0 1 8
Rifle 1995 14 26 2 5 0 0 9
Rifle 1994 14 13 1 2 1 0 3
Rifle 1993 14 17 2 0 0 0 4
Rifle 1992 14 19 3 3 0 2 5
Rifle 1991 14 23 4 5 0 2 3
Rifle 1990 14 12 2 1 0 0 2
Rifle 1989 14 26 5 5 0 0 8
Rifle 1988 14 7 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1987 14 9 5 3 0 0 5
Rifle 1986 14 2 1 1 0 1 1
Rifle 1985 14 12 2 1 1 0 1
Rifle 1984 14 7 3 3 4 0 0
Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & 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 & 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.

U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 59.34% 59.34 %
U.S. National Park Service (NPS) Graph illustrating 0.51% 0.51 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 2.73% 2.73 %
Private Graph illustrating 33.37% 33.37 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 4.05% 4.05 %

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Land management via Inside Idaho

Access Yes! Properties

Access Yes! is Fish & Game program designed to improve sportsmen's access to private land or through private land to public land by compensating willing landowners who provide access.

Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 0.12% 0.12 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 18.64% 18.64 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 12.03% 12.03 %
Forest Graph illustrating 69.22% 69.22 %

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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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Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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