State-owned wildlife management areas in New England

  • 4.88 MB
  • English
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station , [Broomall, Pa.]
Wildlife management areas -- New En
Other titlesState owned wildlife management areas in New England.
StatementRonald J. Glass.
SeriesResearch paper NE -- 623.
ContributionsNortheastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.)
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17616056M

Get this from a library. State-owned wildlife management areas in New England. [Ronald J Glass; United States. Department of Agriculture.; Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.),; United States. Forest Service,] -- S2State-owned wildlife management areas play an important role in enhancing wildlife populations and providing opportunities for wildlife-related recreational activities.

State-owned wildlife management areas in New England (OCoLC) Online version: Glass, Ronald J. State-owned wildlife management areas in New England (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors /. New York State Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) are conservation areas managed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) primarily for the benefit of wildlife, and used extensively by the public for hunting, fishing, and trapping.

As ofthe NYSDEC owns and maintains WMAs, with a total area of approximatelyacres ( sq mi; km 2). Some tremendously big bucks are taken in this tiny state each year, most by hunters targeting privately owned land, but the occasional bruiser is tagged on state-owned wildlife management areas as well.

Trophy-class bucks often constitute less than 1 percent of any state's annual kill, however, so the odds are definitely stacked against the hunter. The Viewer helps you find and learn about Wildlife Management Areas, Wildlife Conservation Easements, and other open space in Massachusetts. MassWildlife's WMAs and WCEs are all open to fishing, hunting, hiking, bird watching, and more.

Go to the Lands Viewer to start exploring Learn about hunting on WMAs. Contact for MassWildlife Lands Viewer. The following areas are classified as wildlife management areas. The following described territories are classified as wildlife management areas to be managed by the commissioner in accordance with the principles of wildlife management, as defined in sectionsubsect and subject to the commissioner's authority under section   Permits are required to hunt the refuge, and when Deer Management Permit (DMP) use is allowed, Wildlife Management Unit 8J permits are valid.

For current information on seasons, permits, maps and regulations, contact the Refuge Manager, Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge, Route east, Seneca Falls, NY ; or call () Wildlife Management Areas are closed from 9 p.m.

until 5 a.m.

Description State-owned wildlife management areas in New England EPUB

unless engaged in lawful hunt-ing, fishing or trapping activities. Special permission may be granted for Fish and Wildlife approved activities.

Motor Vehicles No person shall operate an unregistered vehicle on roads under the control of the Division of Fish and Wildlife.

New Jersey offers sportsmen and women more thanacres of state-owned public open space providing a diversity of habitats from hardwood ridges and rolling hills to pine forests and salt marsh.

This total includes almostacres in Wildlife Management Areas, specifically managed to enhance wildlife populations and provide for.

Hunters for the Hungry Program Attention hunters. Hunters for the Hungry, is a cooperative program between The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife and The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) within The Department of Agriculture, Conservation and program provides a means for hunters to donate all or a portion of their hunt to a family in need.

Wildlife Management Area Maps Locating A Wildlife Management Area (WMA) Select a lettered region (i.e.A, B, C, etc.) on the map or choose a link from the WMA list located below the map. Bureau of Resource Management Administrative Regions.

Sons, New York, N.Y.

Download State-owned wildlife management areas in New England EPUB

Accepted 19 MayAND E. KOMAREK. The carrying hab- July May Wildl. Soc. Bull. WHO OWNS WILDLIFE. OLEN PAUL MATTHEWS, Department of Geography, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID Historically, in England only a few people were allowed to hunt.

This early form of wild-File Size: 1MB. New Jersey loses roughly sq. of wildlife habitat to development every year. In view of this reality, acquiring and managing Wildlife Management Areas is an important part of management programs conducted by the Division to provide for the public's wildlife-related recreation.

Wildlife Area legal information. Section (2) (d) 3., State Stats., provides legislative authority and direction for the acquisition and management of state wildlife areas. The primary purpose of state wildlife areas as stated in this statute is to provide "areas in which any citizen may hunt, trap or fish".

Operated by Inland Fisheries & Wildlife, Swan Island is the only state-owned wildlife management area that is also a game preserve, providing sanctuary to migrating waterfowl, two pairs of nesting bald eagles, and dozens of resident white-tailed.

The acquisition of Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) is a critical component of the Wildlife Resources Section's effort to fulfill its mission to the citizens of West Virginia.

Spurred by the decline in public access to private land and by the continued destruction of critical habitats, the WMA Program enables wildlife biologists to conserve and. Funds generated through the Migratory Bird Conservation Stamp Program have been responsible for restoring and enhancing over 3, acres of critical wetlands.

Projects have encompassed nearly 50 sites, mostly on state-owned wildlife management areas. More about Forests: New York's Forest Preserve - These public lands include million acres in the Adirondack Forest Preserve andacres within the Catskill Forest Preserve.; State Forests - Reforestation areas and multiple use lands outside the Adirondack and Catskill Parks.; Conservation Easements - Conservation easements are used to protect a variety of important natural resources.

The protected areas of the United States are managed by an array of different federal, state, tribal and local level authorities and receive widely varying levels of protection.

Some areas are managed as wilderness, while others are operated with acceptable commercial ofprotected areas covered 1, km 2 (, sq mi), or 14 percent of the land area of. Today, there are 76 areas managed by the National Park Service, national wildlife refuges and 36 wetland management districts managed by the U.S.

Fish and Wildlife Service, and over million acres of BLM-managed public lands-- in addition to most Bureau of Reclamation lands-- that allow hunting in accordance with federal and state. 1, public wildlife areas - divided into over 1, sub units - with million acres of habitat across the state.

Recreation for hunters and trappers, including small game, big game and waterfowl. Wildlife watching opportunities include: upland birds, waterfowl, mammals, and more. Adopt a WMA today. Help make your favorite WMA a better. Good Forestry in the Granite State: Recommended Voluntary Forest Management Practices for New Hampshire is a cooperative effort of the steering committee, technical teams, and two hundred landowners, foresters, loggers, and others who reviewed and commented on interim Size: 3MB.

The annual PLOTS guide locates lands open to hunting through agreements between the Department and private landowners, as well as public lands such as wildlife management and waterfowl production areas.

Printed guides will be available in late August/early September from license vendors and county auditors located around the state. The Bridgewater Triangle was mentioned in Loren Coleman’s published book, Mysterious America. Bridgewater, Massachusetts is home to Bridgewater State University (BSU), which is a well known public liberal arts college in the New England region.

The University was originally founded in as a teacher’s school. One look at America's current deer hunting scene makes you realize we're experiencing some pretty good days right now.

Coast to coast and border to border, opportunities abound, from tracking big-woods whitetails in the Northeast, glassing for ghost-like mule deer in the Southwest, shivering on a treestand while attempting to ambush a thick-necked Midwest brute and more.

for Wildlife Management Areas. The projects will complement the ongoing habitat management efforts underway on state-owned lands. This is a must-attend event for New England fly fishers and fly tyers. The next closest show of this magnitude is in New Jersey or Pennsylvania.

The Pequot Trail is a mile ( km) There it is on the southern edge of the state-owned Rose Hill Wildlife Management Area until it exits onto Thomas Road eastward to and across Mathewson Mill Road to Fanning Road. Just before the private Mashantucket Pequot Burial Ground it turns south through a wooded area to the southern terminus on Use: hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, other.

LDWF maintains more than million acres of Louisiana’s land and waterways as wildlife management areas, refuges, and conservation a variety of habitats including upland pine-hardwood, cypress tupelo, pine savanna, bottomland hardwood, and brackish marsh, these areas are home to every game animal and freshwater and saltwater fish within the state, as well as rare plant.

Use the map below to learn about the 29 state parks where you can camp. Sleep under forest canopies in the Berkshires, or near the beach on Cape Cod.

Campgrounds vary in what they offer, from showers and flush toilets to R.V. sites offering electric and water hook-ups. You can also try island camping, yurts, cabins, or a hike-in area. The The Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries (LDWF) maintains more than million acres of Louisiana’s land and waterways as wildlife management areas, refuges, and conservation areas.

Insider Intel. The LDWF is looking to address ongoing turkey management challenges this Author: Steve Hickoff. WMA Listing State wildlife management areas are located throughout the state. Unless otherwise specified, WMAs are open to hunting, fishing and trapping. Check the current hunting and fishing regulations and proclamations for details.

Most WMAs are .Wildlife Conservation & Management Funding in the U.S. Smith & Molde, Oct.

Details State-owned wildlife management areas in New England PDF

! 4! the many private land trusts, are included because wildlife requires habitat. The goals of these organizations include various combinations of habitat management and conservation, File Size: KB.Habitat Committee and working with the Wildlife Management Institute were able to develop the pro-gram to best enhance wildlife resources on private and public lands throughout the region.

Over the course of the next 10 years, WHIP provided the bulk of funding to conduct habitat management projects on DEEP wildlife areas. Projects included warm and.