Public Meeting this evening regarding proposed Georgia hunting regulations

The third (and last) public meeting regarding the proposed hunting regulations will be held today (April 25) at 7:00 p.m., right here in Jasper.  The Georgia DNR Wildlife Resources Division will hold the meeting at Amicalola EMC, 544 Highway 15 South, Jasper.  The purpose of the meeting is to give interested persons the opportunity to comment on the proposed hunting regulations for the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 hunting seasons. Click here to link to the DNR website.  Click here to link to a previous post regarding this subject.

Hunters petition State of Georgia to reduce deer harvest limit

There is concern among Georgia hunters that the deer population is declining. They would like to see the deer limit reduced (from 10 does / 2 bucks to 3 does / 2 bucks) in order to preserve hunting for future generations.

Click here to link to the petition started by a Georgia hunter two days ago.