New Jersey Youth Pheasant Hunt Saturday; Extra Afternoon Birds To Be Stocked

Pheasant Hunting
New Jersey Youth Pheasant Hunt Saturday; Extra Afternoon Birds To Be Stocked
New Jersey Fish and Game
New Jersey Fish and Game

Trenton, NJ –-(Ammoland.com)- The NJDEP’s Division of Fish and Wildlife is conducting the annual Youth Pheasant Hunt this Saturday, November 1 2014.

The hunt provides an opportunity for young hunters to learn and experience hunting in a non-competitive atmosphere prior to the regular season opening day.

Registration for the morning’s guided hunts has closed but the following Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) will re-open for self-guided hunting at 1:00 p.m. No registration is necessary for the self-guided hunt, but only those possessing a Youth Hunting License may hunt. The hunt will take place on the following areas:

  • Whittingham
  • Black River
  • Clinton
  • Assunpink
  • Colliers Mills
  • Millville
  • Peaslee
  • Winslow

The Division is pleased to announce that the areas will be restocked with additional birds after the guided hunts. The freshly stocked WMAs will reopen at 1:00 p.m. for youth hunters only.

For more information about the Youth Pheasant Hunt and other youth hunts, visit http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/news/2014/ythpheas14.htm on the Division’s website.