Hunting Regulations

Hunting regulations dictate the hunting seasons, bag limits, poaching laws and many other aspects of hunting. Hunting regulations differ from state to state so it's important to know how certain regions' hunting regulations differ.

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Urban hunting might seem like an oxymoron but many cities and suburbs rely on hunters to keep the deer populations manageable. Here's how it works.

By Nathan Chandler

If you want to get through a hunting trip without a hefty fine or jail time, you have to be properly licensed to hunt. Read up here to find out what you need to do.

By Vivien Bullen

Big game hunting is big business. Whether it's deer and turkeys a few miles from the hunter's home, or lions and wildebeest on an African safari, millions of people hunt big game for the risk, thrill and prospect of one seriously impressive trophy.

By Maria Trimarchi


Traditional deer-count methods seem pretty primitive; some even rely on counting roadkills. But there's a new approach to counting deer that can produce up to 100 percent accuracy. What military technology has been adapted to count deer?

By Julia Layton

The opening day of hunting season is a big deal for sport hunter. After all, they don't get to hunt whenever they want to. But what determines the dates of hunting seasons, and why do they differ from animal to animal?

By Julia Layton

Gray wolves were once an endangered species in the lower 48 United States, but they've been coming back. Does that mean that they're fair game for hunters again?

By John Fuller