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Band recoveries always produce some interesting surprises.
Another fine opening over most of the Eastern Region made hunting difficult.
With less than six weeks to go until the game bird season, we welcome our readers of Both Barrels for 2021, the place where we keep you up to date...
Claire Heyns, NorthTec Practicum student, helping with shoveler counts.
Hunters – it's your last chance to squeeze in some hunting of upland game birds before the close of the season on August 26 - don't let the opportunity pass...
The season appears to have got off to a good start compared to recent years, but we'll have a better idea of how it went once hunter harvest surveys have...
Welcome to this special issue of Both Barrels.
Senior Fish & Game Officer Matthew McDougall says some swan are reported to have died from the disease at Lake Rotokawa.
Fish & Game officers have applauded hunters in the Eastern Fish & Game Region for “sticking to the rules” as the new game bird season opened.
Fish & Game is advising game bird hunters and others of a temporary closure of Lake Aniwhenua to recreational boats and kayaks.
Hunters entering the wetlands listed below and other Fish & Game-managed wetlands require both a game bird hunting licence and a hunting permit issued by Fish & Game.
Eastern Region’s newsletter for the coming game bird season is out!
Out now – Eastern Fish & Game’s new game bird hunting newsletter for 2017.