Elk General B Tag Season

Palouse Zone

10/15/2012 - 10/17/2012

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Either-sex Elk
Either sex may be taken.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

Private Lands ONLY, excluding coporate timber lands

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Hunt Area

Palouse Zone
All of Units 8, 8A and 11A. Area Size: 1,486,931 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 8 8A 11A

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 Any Weapon 8 790 178 23 3930 128 46 13 25
2015 Any Weapon 8A 1746 306 17 10011 212 93 34 23
2015 Any Weapon 11A 193 31 16 864 24 7 0 33
2014 Any Weapon 8 871 149 17 3994 90 59 18 29
2014 Any Weapon 8A 1740 255 15 9099 179 76 32 21
2014 Any Weapon 11A 293 70 24 1483 32 38 0 0
2013 Any Weapon 8 946 202 21 5005 102 99 21 16
2013 Any Weapon 8A 1583 264 17 9253 172 92 31 23
2013 Any Weapon 11A 254 67 26 1288 35 32 16 49
2012 Any Weapon 8 775 153 20 3778 82 71 29 22
2012 Any Weapon 8A 1390 261 19 8485 175 86 29 25
2012 Any Weapon 11A 283 85 30 1441 54 27 18 33
2011 Any Weapon 8 652 159 24 3368 94 66 24 12
2011 Any Weapon 8A 1338 194 15 7424 133 61 40 21
2011 Any Weapon 11A 337 53 16 1573 47 6 9 29
2010 Any Weapon 8 739 188 25 3778 106 82 35 12
2010 Any Weapon 8A 1348 281 21 7512 204 77 34 19
2010 Any Weapon 11A 299 47 16 1604 25 22 4 20
2009 Any Weapon 8 596 103 17 2799 54 49 35 13
2009 Any Weapon 8A 1339 203 15 7735 150 52 27 12
2009 Any Weapon 11A 320 50 16 1895 32 18 6 44
2008 Any Weapon 8 714 108 15 4035 61 47 39 10
2008 Any Weapon 8A 1535 208 14 9132 161 47 37 14
2008 Any Weapon 11A 505 51 10 3271 34 17 3 35
2007 Any Weapon 8 495 149 30 2386 90 56 15 33
2007 Any Weapon 8A 1246 242 19 6846 194 44 37 11
2007 Any Weapon 11A 388 127 33 1935 94 34 10 40
2006 Any Weapon 8 556 141 25 96 39 39 11
2006 Any Weapon 8A 1300 207 16 145 50 34 14
2006 Any Weapon 11A 318 77 24 45 29 13 29
2005 Any Weapon 8 578 160 28 2863 80 80 30 8
2005 Any Weapon 8A 1263 243 19 7541 181 62 35 12
2005 Any Weapon 11A 271 66 24 1293 39 27 18 33
2004 Any Weapon 8 608 132 22 3326 68 63 38 9
2004 Any Weapon 8A 1422 261 18 9338 197 63 34 12
2004 Any Weapon 11A 335 88 26 1524 62 26 7 18
2003 Any Weapon 8 551 79 14 3195 76 2 39 10
2003 Any Weapon 8A 1413 206 15 9213 205 0 32 19
2003 Any Weapon 11A 212 37 17 898 35 0 18 21
2002 Any Weapon 8 497 61 12 2899 57 4 36 6
2002 Any Weapon 8A 1260 162 13 8519 162 0 36 14
2002 Any Weapon 11A 176 28 16 925 28 0 19 23
2001 Any Weapon 8 391 74 19 2094 60 14 25 14
2001 Any Weapon 8A 908 173 19 6146 160 13 34 13
2001 Any Weapon 11A 120 26 21 523 24 2 32 23
2000 Any Weapon 8 41 38 3 48 8
2000 Any Weapon 8A 123 99 24 38 17
2000 Any Weapon 11A 24 23 1 32 8
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

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

NonResident Tags, Permits, and 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.

Graph illustrating 80.53 percent Private 80.53%
Graph illustrating 8.51 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 8.51%
Graph illustrating 4.51 percent State of Idaho 4.51%
Graph illustrating 3.97 percent Indian Reservation 3.97%
Graph illustrating 1.8 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 1.8%
Graph illustrating 0.29 percent Other 0.29%
Graph illustrating 0.2 percent U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) 0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.16 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 0.16%

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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.

Forest Service Land

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

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 76.88% Dryland Agriculture 76.88 %
Graph illustrating 22.31% Forest 22.31 %
Graph illustrating 0.56% Water 0.56 %
Graph illustrating 0.25% Urban 0.25 %
Graph illustrating 0% Rangeland 0 %
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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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