Wildlife Commission Reviews Findings From Latest Game Harvest Survey

Presenting metal artwork used to raise funds for the Wildlife Department's Stars & Stripes License Project are, from left, Department Wildlife Chief Alan Peoples, Department Director J.D. Strong, Department Assistant Director Melinda Streich, James Dietsch and Laura McIver, both of Quail Forever. (Don P. Brown/ODWC)

Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commissioners reviewed some findings from last year’s Game Harvest Survey of active hunters as part of their regular December meeting held Monday in Oklahoma City. Overall, six out of 10 license holders surveyed said they participated in one or more hunting seasons during 2017. Hunting participation has shown a declining trend since… Continue reading Wildlife Commission Reviews Findings From Latest Game Harvest Survey

Commission Learns About OLAP’s Success During First Season

Gathering at Zink Ranch near Skiatook for their regular May meeting, Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commissioners learned that the Oklahoma Land Access Program (OLAP) logged a successful first season starting last September and will continue to expand in the coming year. The OLAP increases public access to private lands for outdoor activities that include hunting, fishing,… Continue reading Commission Learns About OLAP’s Success During First Season