Deer General Any Weapon Season

Unit 40*

10/10/2011 - 11/24/2011

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlerless Mule and White-tailed Deer
Only deer without antlers or with antlers shorter than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlerless deer only.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions
  • Very limited access due to few roads, and private property. Only a portion of the unit is open to hunting
  • YOUTH HUNT: ONLY hunters 12-17 years of age with a valid license and tag may participate in this hunt.
  • Short-range Weapons ONLY in a portion of this hunt, see note for details.

Short-range weapons ONLY on C.J. Strike, Chester Wetlands, and Montour WMAs, and Pahsimeroi Access Area.

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Hunt Area

Unit 40*
That portion of Unit 40 which falls inside the following boundary: Starting at the Oregon border on the Snake River then upstream to the C.J. Strike Dam Road then south on the C. J. Strike Dam Road to Highway 78 at Rim Rock High School, then east on Highway 78 to Highway 51, then south on Highway 51 to the Shoofly Cutoff Road, including the cultivated lands that lie within 2.5 miles south of the Shoofly Cutoff Road and 3.5 miles west of High 51, then west on the Shoofly Cut-off Road to the Mudflat Road, then north on the Mudflat Road to Highway 78 , continue west on Highway 78 to the powerline that crosses the Snake River at Noble Island approximately 3 miles south of the Walter’s Ferry Bridge at the 22.5 mile marker, then west along the powerline to the Oregon border, then north along the Oregon border to the Snake River, the point of beginning; AND on cultivated fields in that portion of Unit 40 no more than five miles south or west of Highway 78. Area Size: 353,391 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 40 41

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2015 Any Weapon 40 2699 1024 38 7707 1024 0 0 0
2015 Any Weapon 41 468 94 20 1318 94 0 0 0
2014 Any Weapon 40 2693 851 32 7184 843 1 0 1
2014 Any Weapon 41 439 108 25 1154 100 8 0 0
2013 Any Weapon 40 2485 522 21 7703 516 5 1 0 0
2013 Any Weapon 41 538 92 17 1596 91 1 4 0 3
2012 Any Weapon 40 2335 606 26 6879 606 1 0 0
2012 Any Weapon 41 429 79 18 1408 74 5 0 0 0
2011 Any Weapon 40 2701 813 30 8088 704 109 2 0 1
2011 Any Weapon 41 494 128 26 1397 103 25 2 0 11
2010 Any Weapon 40 2321 850 37 6553 770 80 0 0 1
2010 Any Weapon 41 563 154 27 1729 119 35 0 0 1
2009 Any Weapon 40 2152 824 38 5660 728 95 2 0 2
2009 Any Weapon 41 525 154 29 1705 129 25 2 1 3
2008 Any Weapon 40 2004 516 26 6141 425 90 1 0 0
2008 Any Weapon 41 483 116 24 1389 90 24 1 0 2
2007 Any Weapon 40 1919 587 31 5504 542 38 3 0 1
2007 Any Weapon 41 438 113 26 1371 94 16 2 0 9
2006 Any Weapon 40 2104 988 47 833 142 1 0 3
2006 Any Weapon 41 503 157 31 127 23 1
2005 Any Weapon 40 2094 916 44 5957 791 126 1 0 2
2005 Any Weapon 41 412 137 33 1210 107 30 0 0 5
2004 Any Weapon 40 1707 598 35 4643 504 90 1 0 1
2004 Any Weapon 41 432 91 21 1291 76 13 1 0 1
2003 Any Weapon 40 3582 595 17 9562 595 0 1 0 1
2003 Any Weapon 41 712 83 12 2540 83 0 1 0 0
2002 Any Weapon 40 1776 528 30 5109 524 4 1 0 2
2002 Any Weapon 41 371 66 18 1231 65 1 2 0 2
2001 Any Weapon 40 1237 520 42 3321 497 23 0 0 0
2001 Any Weapon 41 270 93 34 797 88 5 6 3 1
2000 Any Weapon 40 586 547 39 0 0 2
2000 Any Weapon 41 125 121 4 1 0 1
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2011
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2011

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2011
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2011

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 57.2 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 57.2%
Graph illustrating 37.38 percent Private 37.38%
Graph illustrating 3.31 percent State of Idaho 3.31%
Graph illustrating 1.84 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 1.84%
Graph illustrating 0.27 percent Other 0.27%

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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.

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

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

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 67.21% Rangeland 67.21 %
Graph illustrating 20.41% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 20.41 %
Graph illustrating 10.63% Irrigated-Sprinkler 10.63 %
Graph illustrating 1.35% Riparian 1.35 %
Graph illustrating 0.24% Urban 0.24 %
Graph illustrating 0.16% Dryland Agriculture 0.16 %

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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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