Deer General Archery Season

Unit 3

12/10/2012 - 12/24/2012

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 3
All of Unit 3. Area Size: 354,354 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 3 677 157 23 3919 120 38 84 16 94
2014 Archery 3 799 180 23 4784 110 71 58 14 100
2013 Archery 3 656 108 16 4168 59 49 55 19 100
2012 Archery 3 675 109 16 3994 49 60 66 29 99
2011 Archery 3 616 107 17 4074 56 51 53 20 100
2010 Archery 3 564 104 19 2905 50 55 38 8 99
2009 Archery 3 558 113 20 3760 70 43 42 22 92
2008 Archery 3 632 125 20 4379 57 68 79 14 100
2007 Archery 3 449 123 27 3067 75 47 63 15 97
2006 Archery 3 440 89 20 64 25 51 22 98
2005 Archery 3 458 131 29 3048 89 41 31 54 97
2004 Archery 3 405 31 8 3195 18 13 56 22 90
2003 Archery 3 407 68 17 2306 37 31 61 29 93
2002 Archery 3 418 36 9 2714 21 15 63 11 94
2001 Archery 3 490 57 12 1984 34 23 47 23 96
2000 Archery 3 34 23 11 35 15 91
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 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2012
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2012
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2012 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2012
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2012
  • Archery Permit $20.00 2012
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2012 (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 51.94 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 51.94%
Graph illustrating 42.64 percent Private 42.64%
Graph illustrating 2.51 percent Other 2.51%
Graph illustrating 2.15 percent State of Idaho 2.15%
Graph illustrating 0.77 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 0.77%
Graph illustrating 0 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0%

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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.

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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 75.36% Forest 75.36 %
Graph illustrating 12.22% Dryland Agriculture 12.22 %
Graph illustrating 6.87% Riparian 6.87 %
Graph illustrating 3.22% Urban 3.22 %
Graph illustrating 2.32% Water 2.32 %
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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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