Elk General A Tag Season

Unit 15

8/30/2012 - 9/30/2012

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Either-sex Elk
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Unit 15
All of Unit 15. Area Size: 559,824 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 Archery 15 299 65 22 2409 46 18 17 39
2014 Archery 15 347 75 21 2882 44 31 0 50
2013 Archery 15 330 52 16 2991 38 14 25 43
2012 Archery 15 255 32 13 2166 21 11 38 38
2011 Archery 15 310 31 10 2868 8 23 13 63
2010 Archery 15 369 48 13 3218 24 24 14 55
2009 Archery 15 394 72 18 3682 32 40 38 25
2008 Archery 15 452 58 13 3948 43 15 32 40
2007 Archery 15 370 63 17 3315 45 17 12 35
2006 Archery 15 385 52 14 34 17 18 52
2005 Archery 15 410 67 16 3390 42 25 19 38
2004 Archery 15 453 49 11 3556 31 18 3 45
2003 Archery 15 460 81 18 3670 54 24 20 41
2002 Archery 15 433 62 14 3946 51 11 21 40
2001 Archery 15 320 70 22 2613 51 19 19 23
2000 Archery 15 50 44 6 28 12
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Elk Tag $30.75 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2012
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2012

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.

State of Idaho Graph illustrating 0.22% 0.22 %
Private Graph illustrating 7.28% 7.28 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 90.12% 90.12 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 2.38% 2.38 %

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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.

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Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 2.95% 2.95 %
Forest Graph illustrating 96.1% 96.1 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 0.95% 0.95 %

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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Weather

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Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

Services courtesy of the Official Idaho Travel and Tourism Guide

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