Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 36B

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. 10 - Oct. 31

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Hunt Area

Unit 36B
All of Unit 36B. Area Size: 375,033 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 36B 9 2 7 6
2013 Any Weapon 36B 11 4 7 6
2012 Any Weapon 36B 18 12 6 2 16 12
2011 Any Weapon 36B 17 7 10 6 11 10
2010 Any Weapon 36B 23 14 9 9 14 13
2009 Any Weapon 36B 18 12 6 4 14 11
2008 Any Weapon 36B 16 9 7 4 12 6
2007 Any Weapon 36B 21 12 9 4 17 13
2006 Any Weapon 36B 16 13 3 1 15 14
2005 Any Weapon 36B 19 12 7 2 17 12
2004 Any Weapon 36B 21 15 6 6 15 8
2003 Any Weapon 36B 10 6 4 2 8 6
2002 Any Weapon 36B 29 19 10 16 13 6
2001 Any Weapon 36B 14 12 2 4 10 4
2000 Any Weapon 36B 20 17 3 9 11 9
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 2002 36B 2 2 0 0 0 0
Archery 2001 36B 3 5 2 0 0 2
Archery 2000 36B 1 1 1 0 0 1
Archery 1999 36B 3 4 1 0 2 1
Archery 1998 36B 1 2 0 0 1 0
Archery 1997 36B 2 5 0 0 2 0
Archery 1996 36B 3 3 0 0 1 2
Archery 1995 36B 1 5 0 0 0 1
Archery 1993 36B 3 2 0 0 1 1
Archery 1992 36B 1 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 1991 36B 2 5 1 0 1 0
Archery 1990 36B 2 2 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1994 36B 2 4 0 0 0 2
Handgun 1993 36B 1 1 0 0 0 0
Handgun 1991 36B 1 2 0 0 0 0
Handgun 1988 36B 2 8 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1987 36B 1 10 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1986 36B 2 5 0 0 0 2
Muzzleloader 2000 36B 2 3 1 0 1 0
Muzzleloader 1997 36B 1 2 0 0 0 1
Muzzleloader 1986 36B 1 4 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2003 36B 2 3 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2002 36B 22 4 4 0 7 1
Rifle 2001 36B 14 3 4 0 7 4
Rifle 2000 36B 16 2 4 0 4 5
Rifle 1999 36B 9 4 0 0 6 2
Rifle 1998 36B 12 2 2 0 4 2
Rifle 1997 36B 6 3 0 0 2 1
Rifle 1996 36B 8 3 2 0 4 0
Rifle 1995 36B 8 3 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1994 36B 13 4 2 0 3 1
Rifle 1993 36B 8 2 2 0 5 0
Rifle 1992 36B 1 1 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1991 36B 5 4 0 0 1 2
Rifle 1990 36B 7 3 0 0 3 3
Rifle 1989 36B 7 3 1 0 4 1
Rifle 1988 36B 7 2 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1987 36B 6 2 0 0 4 0
Rifle 1986 36B 3 5 1 0 1 0
Rifle 1984 36B 12 5 3 0 3 0
Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & 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 & 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.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 31.33% 31.33 %
Private Graph illustrating 7.12% 7.12 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 0.52% 0.52 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 61.02% 61.02 %

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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

Riparian Graph illustrating 0.8% 0.8 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 0.69% 0.69 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 2.98% 2.98 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 49.44% 49.44 %
Forest Graph illustrating 46.1% 46.1 %

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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

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Getting There

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