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Photo by Ryan Brady

Contact information
Geriann Albers
Assistant furbearer biologist
Bureau of Wildlife Management
608-261-6452

Drawing results for 2013 bobcat, fisher and otter permits

Bobcat
State quota
  • Early period - 68
  • Late period - 68
Permits issued
  • Early period (Oct. 19 - Dec. 25) - 125
  • Late period (Dec. 26 - Jan. 31) - 90
Applicants
  • Early period (Oct. 19 - Dec. 25) - 2,987
  • Late period (Dec. 26 - Jan. 31) - 5,069
Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag
  • Early period - 7 points
  • Late period - 7 points
Fisher
Zone A
  • Number of applicants - 1,688
  • State quota - 70
  • Permits issued - 200
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 2
Zone B
  • Number of applicants - 1,877
  • State quota - 50
  • Permits issued - 240
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 2
Zone C
  • Number of applicants - 1,062
  • State quota - 55
  • Permits issued - 320
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 1
Zone D
  • Number of applicants - 1,653
  • State quota - 45
  • Permits issued - 300
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 1
Zone E
  • Number of applicants - 1,376
  • State quota - 225
  • Permits issued - 645
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 1
Zone F
  • Number of applicants - 2,463
  • State quota - 240
  • Permits issued - 1,465
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 0
Otter
North zone
  • Number of applicants - 3,462 applicants
  • State quota - 275
  • Permits issued - 905 tags
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 1
Central zone
  • Number of applicants - 4,554 applicants
  • State quota - 390
  • Permits issued - 740 tags
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 2
South zone
  • Number of applicants - 2,681 applicants
  • State quota - 400
  • Permits issued - 1,335 tags
  • Minimum number of preference points to draw a tag - 0
Last Revised: Thursday August 29 2013