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State to bear hunters: send us teeth
State News
August 16, 2017

State to bear hunters: send us teeth

Early bear hunting season starts Sept. 1

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reminding successful bear hunters that a regulation now requires them to submit a bear tooth so wildlife managers can collect important information on Vermont’s bear population.

Teeth submitted by hunters are…

Sports
January 14, 2016

Vermont bear hunters had successful, safe 2015 season

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reports that bear hunters in Vermont had a safe and successful hunting season in 2015. Preliminary numbers show that hunters took 669 black bears during the 83 days of the two-part “early bear season” and “late bear season.” There…