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Permits for hunting

The Wisconsin DNR regulates the harvest of geese in the Horicon zone, bobcat, black bear, wild turkey and sharp-tailed grouse through a special permitting system. Harvest permits, or kill tags, are awarded through a "preference point lottery system." In order to receive a kill permit for one of these species, you must submit an application by the annual deadline and be a drawing winner.

Applications can be submitted by:

Last revised: Thursday September 27 2012