Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 34

8/30/2012 - 10/31/2012

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 Oct. 5 - Oct. 31

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Hunt Area

Unit 34
All of Unit 34. Area Size: 284,415 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 34 3 3 2
2013 Any Weapon 34 8 1 7 2
2012 Any Weapon 34 12 8 4 4 8 4
2011 Any Weapon 34 8 4 4 4 4 2
2010 Any Weapon 34 7 3 4 4 3 3
2009 Any Weapon 34 6 6 3 3 1
2008 Any Weapon 34 16 10 6 3 13 5
2007 Any Weapon 34 26 14 12 11 15 7
2006 Any Weapon 34 9 7 2 1 8 4
2005 Any Weapon 34 7 6 1 6 1 4
2004 Any Weapon 34 10 6 4 7 3 4
2003 Any Weapon 34 8 4 4 5 3 1
2002 Any Weapon 34 4 4 3 1 2
2001 Any Weapon 34 14 10 4 9 5 3
2000 Any Weapon 34 18 12 6 11 7 5
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 34 2 2 0 0 0 1
Archery 2002 34 1 5 0 0 1 0
Archery 2001 34 2 2 0 0 0 0
Archery 2000 34 3 2 0 0 0 2
Archery 1999 34 4 6 1 0 2 0
Archery 1998 34 2 6 0 0 1 0
Archery 1994 34 1 1 0 0 0 0
Archery 1991 34 2 4 2 0 0 2
Archery 1990 34 8 6 3 0 2 3
Archery 1989 34 5 2 1 0 2 2
Archery 1988 34 1 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 1987 34 3 6 0 0 1 0
Handgun 2001 34 1 16 0 0 0 0
Handgun 1999 34 1 2 0 0 0 0
Handgun 1993 34 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1991 34 2 3 1 0 0 2
Handgun 1989 34 1 4 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1988 34 1 3 0 0 0 0
Handgun 1987 34 1 1 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2003 34 3 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2002 34 4 8 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2001 34 6 2 1 0 1 0
Rifle 2000 34 12 4 2 0 1 1
Rifle 1999 34 15 4 5 0 3 3
Rifle 1998 34 5 4 1 0 2 0
Rifle 1997 34 4 3 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1996 34 7 3 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1995 34 17 2 1 0 0 2
Rifle 1994 34 12 2 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1993 34 5 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1992 34 3 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1991 34 5 6 0 0 1 1
Rifle 1990 34 3 2 1 0 0 1
Rifle 1989 34 6 3 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1988 34 4 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1985 34 1 2 0 0 0 0
Shotgun 2001 34 1 4 0 0 0 0
Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and 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, and 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.

Graph illustrating 97.83 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 97.83%
Graph illustrating 1.99 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 1.99%
Graph illustrating 0.15 percent Private 0.15%
Graph illustrating 0.03 percent Other 0.03%

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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

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 98.99% Forest 98.99 %
Graph illustrating 1.01% Water 1.01 %

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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

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