Deer General Archery Season

Unit 40

8/30/2014 - 9/30/2014

Species
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Two-Point White-tailed Deer
Only deer with not more than two points on one side, not including brow point, and at least one antler longer than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for two-point deer only. A point is an antler projection that is at least one inch long and longer than the width of the projection.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Unit 40
All of Unit 40. Area Size: 1,447,542 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 40 347 178 51 1186 27 151 0 0 0
2014 Archery 40 280 86 31 1217 16 70 0 0 8
2013 Archery 40 269 52 19 1133 23 29 0 0 0
2012 Archery 40 328 94 29 1395 29 65 0 0 0
2011 Archery 40 214 48 22 947 19 28 0 0 0
2010 Archery 40 194 51 26 783 10 41 0 0 0
2009 Archery 40 152 56 37 603 28 28 0 0 0
2008 Archery 40 170 53 31 783 28 25 0 0 0
2007 Archery 40 202 66 33 1157 22 43 0 0 0
2006 Archery 40 185 51 28 18 33 0
2005 Archery 40 130 36 28 455 10 26 0 0 0
2004 Archery 40 145 30 21 610 12 18 0 0 0
2003 Archery 40 142 35 25 596 15 19 8 0 0
2002 Archery 40 161 22 14 815 8 14 0 0 0
2001 Archery 40 172 46 27 618 10 36 0 0 0
2000 Archery 40 47 44 3 0 0 2
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 2014
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2014
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2014
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2014 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2014
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2014
  • Archery Permit $20.00 2014
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2014 (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 65.54 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 65.54%
Graph illustrating 24.05 percent Private 24.05%
Graph illustrating 9.9 percent State of Idaho 9.9%
Graph illustrating 0.45 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.45%
Graph illustrating 0.07 percent Other 0.07%

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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.

Forest Service Land

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 72.57% Rangeland 72.57 %
Graph illustrating 16.15% Forest 16.15 %
Graph illustrating 6.46% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 6.46 %
Graph illustrating 2.67% Irrigated-Sprinkler 2.67 %
Graph illustrating 1.61% Riparian 1.61 %
Graph illustrating 0.46% Dryland Agriculture 0.46 %
Graph illustrating 0.06% Urban 0.06 %
Graph illustrating 0% Water 0 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Services

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