Turkey Controlled Hunt Upland Bird Season

Controlled Hunt 9008 - Hunt Area 54-1

4/8/2013 - 5/25/2013

Species
Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)
Bearded Tom Wild Turkey
Bearded turkeys only (Toms).
Short-Range
Archery, Muzzleloader, or Shotgun ONLY.

Restrictions
  • Youth Hunt. All licensed hunters 15 years old or younger on April 15th of the hunt year may participate in this hunt.

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 54-1
All of Unit 54. Area Size: 873,344 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 54

Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Toms Hens Days/Hunter Birds/Day Days/Bird
2013 9008 54-1 25 4 15 116 4.5 0 30.3
2013 9009 54-2 23 2 10 112 4.9 0 51.5
2013 9010 54-3 21 3 13 109 5.3 0 39.5
2012 9008 54-1 28 4 14 106 3.8 0 26.5
2012 9009 54-2 22 7 32 83 3.8 0.1 11.9
2012 9010 54-3 12 0 0 50 4.2 0
2011 9006 954-1 21 5 24 99 4.7 0.1 19.8
2011 9007 954-2 23 13 57 96 4.2 0.1 7.4
2011 9008 954-3 23 8 35 85 3.7 0.1 10.6
2010 9006 954-1 25 13 50 82
2010 9007 954-2 17 11 62 93
2010 9008 954-3 22 3 12 114
2009 9006 954-1 25 13 50 82
2009 9007 954-2 17 11 62 93
2009 9008 954-3 22 3 12 114
2008 9006 954-1 25 11
2008 9007 954-2 17 8
2008 9008 954-3 22 6
2007 9005 954-1 16 8
2007 9006 954-2 15 10
2007 9007 954-3 15 6
2006 9005 954-1 10 6 67 40
2006 9006 954-2 13 6 50 59
2006 9007 954-3 12 5 46 40
2005 9005 954-1 5 57 42
2005 9006 954-2 8 67 45
2005 9007 954-3 3 25 48
2004 9004 954-1 6 86
2004 9005 954-2 7 100
2004 9006 954-3 6 100
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Drawing Odds for 1st & 2nd Choice Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information 1st Choice 2nd Choice Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2013 9008 54-1 1 82 30 37 5 0 0 30 30
2013 9009 54-2 1 242 24 10 93 0 0 24 24
2013 9010 54-3 1 111 24 22 175 0 0 24 24
2012 9008 54-1 1 101 30 30 10 0 0 30 30
2012 9009 54-2 1 358 24 7 107 0 0 24 24
2012 9010 54-3 1 117 24 21 249 0 0 24 24
2011 9006 954-1 1 112 30 27 2 0 0 30 30
2011 9007 954-2 1 355 24 7 79 0 0 24 24
2011 9008 954-3 1 101 24 24 220 0 0 24 24
2010 9006 954-1 1 105 30 29 6 0 0 30 30
2010 9007 954-2 1 426 24 6 87 0 0 24 24
2010 9008 954-3 1 95 24 25 298 0 0 24 24
2009 9006 954-1 1 93 30 32 8 0 0 30 30
2009 9007 954-2 1 394 24 6 118 0 0 24 24
2009 9008 954-3 1 145 24 17 244 0 0 24 24
2008 9006 954-1 1 97 30 31 1 0 0 30 30
2008 9007 954-2 1 371 24 6 82 0 0 24 24
2008 9008 954-3 1 125 24 19 212 0 0 24 24
2006 9005 954-1 1 104 18 17 5 0 0 18 18
2006 9006 954-2 1 388 16 4 139 0 0 16 16
2006 9007 954-3 1 121 16 13 305 0 0 16 16
2005 9005 954-1 1 88 12 14 2 0 0 12 12
2005 9006 954-2 1 243 12 5 82 0 0 12 12
2005 9007 954-3 1 76 12 16 193 0 0 12 12
2004 9004 954-1 1 48 8 16 4 0 0 8 8
2004 9005 954-2 1 132 8 6 70 0 0 8 8
2004 9006 954-3 1 74 8 10 102 0 0 8 8
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Drawing Odds for Resident & NonResident Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information Resident NonResident Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2013 9008 54-1 1 82 30 37 0 0 30 30
2013 9009 54-2 1 240 24 10 2 0 0 24 24
2013 9010 54-3 1 111 24 22 0 0 24 24
2012 9008 54-1 1 101 30 30 0 0 30 30
2012 9009 54-2 1 353 24 7 5 0 0 24 24
2012 9010 54-3 1 117 24 21 0 0 24 24
2011 9006 954-1 1 112 30 27 0 0 0 30 30
2011 9007 954-2 1 351 22 6 4 2 50 24 24
2011 9008 954-3 1 101 24 24 0 0 0 24 24
2010 9006 954-1 1 105 30 29 0 0 0 30 30
2010 9007 954-2 1 423 24 6 3 0 0 24 24
2010 9008 954-3 1 95 24 25 0 0 0 24 24
2009 9006 954-1 1 93 30 32 0 0 100 30 30
2009 9007 954-2 1 388 24 6 6 0 0 24 24
2009 9008 954-3 1 145 24 17 0 0 100 24 24
2008 9006 954-1 1 97 30 31 0 0 100 30 30
2008 9007 954-2 1 370 24 6 1 0 0 24 24
2008 9008 954-3 1 124 24 19 1 0 0 24 24
2006 9005 954-1 1 103 18 17 1 0 0 18 18
2006 9006 954-2 1 384 16 4 4 0 0 16 16
2006 9007 954-3 1 118 16 14 3 0 0 16 16
2005 9005 954-1 1 86 11 13 2 1 50 12 12
2005 9006 954-2 1 240 12 5 3 0 0 12 12
2005 9007 954-3 1 73 12 16 3 0 0 12 12
2004 9004 954-1 1 48 8 16 0 0 100 8 8
2004 9005 954-2 1 132 8 6 0 0 100 8 8
2004 9006 954-3 1 74 8 10 0 0 100 8 8
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Turkey - General Tag $19.75 2013
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Turkey Tag $10.75 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Permit* $7.75 2013 (required if successful in drawing)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Turkey Tag $19.75 2013
  • Adult Turkey - General Tag $80.00 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $14.75 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Permit* $7.75 2013 (required if successful in drawing)

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 40.72 percent Private 40.72%
Graph illustrating 34.59 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 34.59%
Graph illustrating 22.79 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 22.79%
Graph illustrating 1.85 percent State of Idaho 1.85%
Graph illustrating 0.04 percent U.S. Military 0.04%

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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.

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 55.03% Rangeland 55.03 %
Graph illustrating 23.63% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 23.63 %
Graph illustrating 11.58% Forest 11.58 %
Graph illustrating 4.59% Urban 4.59 %
Graph illustrating 2.86% Irrigated-Sprinkler 2.86 %
Graph illustrating 1.76% Dryland Agriculture 1.76 %
Graph illustrating 0.53% Riparian 0.53 %

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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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