Wild turkey tags deadline Sept. 7
Those hunters who wish to be included in the upcoming drawing for tags to hunt wild turkeys in the Nevada Fall season have until 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7 to submit their applications.
Applications are available at license agents, Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) regional offices or on the Internet at http://www.ndow.org.
Applications must be received at the Wildlife Administrative Services office in Fallon by 5 p.m. on Sept. 7 to be eligible for the tag drawing.
Limit: One bearded wild turkey. Shooting hours: Sunrise to sunset, daily.
Northern Nevada dates and quotas for the Mason Valley Wildlife Management Area of Lyon County are:
Oct. 5-14: 10 tags.
Oct. 15-24: 10 tags.
Oct. 25-Nov. 3: 10 tags.
Tag drawing results will be available on Sept. 21.
No weapons may be used to hunt wild turkey other than a:
1. Shotgun which is no larger than 10 gauge nor smaller than 20 gauge and uses a shot size no larger than a number 2 pellet: or
2. Longbow and arrow.
Shot used to hunt wild turkey on a wildlife management area must be Non-toxic shot and not larger than standard-size T.
Costs: $20 for a tag, plus a $3 predator management fee and a $2 Internet Online Convenience fee.
For information, call the Nevada Department of Wildlife at 688-1500.