Furbearer General Any Weapon Season

Panhandle Furbearer Region

11/1/2013 - 3/31/2014

American Beaver (Castor canadensis)
Either-sex American Beaver
Either sex may be taken.
Open to Trapping, Closed to Hunting.

  • YOUTH HUNT: ONLY hunters 12-17 years of age with a valid license and tag may participate in this hunt.

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Hunt Area

Panhandle Furbearer Region
Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai and Shoshone Counties. Area Size: 5,076,376 acres
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No historical hunts resemble this hunt or harvest statistics are not currently available for this opportunity.

Tags, Permits & Fees

No resident tags are necessary.

No non-resident tags are necessary.

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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. National Wildlife Refuge Graph illustrating 0.06% 0.06 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 48.03% 48.03 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 8.61% 8.61 %
Private Graph illustrating 39.92% 39.92 %
U.S. National Park Service (NPS) Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
U.S. Military Graph illustrating 0.08% 0.08 %
Indian Reservation Graph illustrating 1.35% 1.35 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 1.93% 1.93 %

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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

Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 14.69% 14.69 %
Forest Graph illustrating 76.14% 76.14 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 4.57% 4.57 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 0.76% 0.76 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.84% 0.84 %
Water Graph illustrating 2.98% 2.98 %

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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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Getting There


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