LRP - Licenses

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LRP - Permits

Recreation - Statewide

Recreation - Trapping

Recreation - Fishing

Recreation - Hunting

Env. Protection - Management

Env. Protection - Emergency

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Permits for hunting

The Wisconsin DNR regulates the harvest of bobcat, fisher, otter, elk, black bear, wild turkey and sharp-tailed grouse through a special permitting system. Harvest permits/tags/authorizations are awarded through a drawing process. In order to be eligible to receive a permit/tag/authorization to harvest one of these species, you must submit an application by the annual deadline and be a drawing winner.

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Last revised: Monday May 21 2018