Michigan moose hunting a reality for 2012… It’s looking good.

The Michigan Moose Hunting Advisory committee has agreed to endorse a limited bull moose hunt in Michigan for 2012. This hunt would be a for-residents only hunt and be for the harvest of 10 bull moose.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The committee is sending the results to the Michigan Natural Resources Commission. The committee feels that a minimal harvest of 10 bulls wouldn’t harm the overall herd and the resulting application fees and license costs of $100 per tag would further fund moose research.

The hunts would take place in October or November in Marquette, Barraga and Iron counties in the Upper Peninsula.

I don’t totally agree with this one, having lived in the U.P. for a while when I was in college. I didn’t see a lot of moose up there. That said, I for sure am not going to pass up the opportunity to hunt moose in my home state. We’ll keep you posted on this one.

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