Deer General Archery Season

Unit 8A

8/30/2011 - 9/30/2011

Species
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Either-sex White-tailed Deer
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Unit 8A
All of Unit 8A. Area Size: 468,020 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2015 Archery 8A 237 17 7 1888 17 46 46 54
2014 Archery 8A 260 8 3 2176 8 100 100 100
2013 Archery 8A 216 19 9 1939 16 3 57 44 100
2012 Archery 8A 209 16 8 1879 12 4 75 58 100
2011 Archery 8A 210 20 9 1795 18 2 72 6 100
2010 Archery 8A 242 20 8 1722 17 3 88 29 100
2009 Archery 8A 174 23 13 1342 22 1 96 69 100
2008 Archery 8A 154 7 5 1135 5 2 100 40 100
2007 Archery 8A 175 22 13 1301 19 3 84 5 54
2006 Archery 8A 154 9 6 8 1 63 13 100
2005 Archery 8A 151 15 10 1084 10 5 40 10 100
2004 Archery 8A 216 6 3 1391 4 2 75 25 100
2003 Archery 8A 199 15 8 1352 11 4 50 20 100
2002 Archery 8A 199 9 5 1389 4 5 100 0 100
2001 Archery 8A 261 17 6 1196 10 7 67 33 87
2000 Archery 8A 11 7 4 37 13 93
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
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2011
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2011 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2011
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2011
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2011 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

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

Where to purchase

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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 59.83 percent Private 59.83%
Graph illustrating 26.56 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 26.56%
Graph illustrating 12.3 percent State of Idaho 12.3%
Graph illustrating 0.64 percent U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) 0.64%
Graph illustrating 0.29 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.29%
Graph illustrating 0.22 percent Indian Reservation 0.22%
Graph illustrating 0.13 percent Other 0.13%
Graph illustrating 0.02 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 0.02%

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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.

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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 67.37% Forest 67.37 %
Graph illustrating 30.86% Dryland Agriculture 30.86 %
Graph illustrating 1.77% Water 1.77 %
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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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