Catt. County Residents Take Notice.

by wnydeerhunter on February 27, 2015

Thank you WNYBowHunter for posting this, thereby allowing us to share so we can also help get the word out on this very important notice…

Good luck Cattaraugus County Residents!


DEC Region 9 Environmental Conservation Police 2014 Hunting Season Report

This report talks about the citations issued during the 2014 hunting season. NYSDEC_logo

294 hunting-related enforcement actions, in addition to responding to approximately 430 calls for service.


The full press release can be found here:

Region 9 covers Erie, Niagara, Wyoming, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus and Allegany counties.

{ 0 comments } Unveils New Feature

February 6, 2015

WESTERN NEW YORK – has unveiled a new feature on its Website. “WNYDH Hot Topics”, as its been named, will act as a section of the Website to relay important and timely information to all visitors. It will also showcase and feature area clubs and partners of “This will give WNY hunters the […]

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Who Needs a Hunting License – from NYS DEC

February 5, 2015

**Info That’s Good To Know** You need a hunting license if you are: 12 years and older and using a firearm or bow to hunt or take wild game. Persons under age 12 cannot hunt. If you want to get a new bow this year visit Junior Hunters (12-15): review regulations and information for […]

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WNY Teachers! Important Information!!

February 1, 2015

Heads up teachers! Do you teach 4th grade? if you;re a teacher and you do NOT teach 4th grade, you surely know someone who does… send them this important link from the NYS DEC about teaching our kids about environmental conservation. Hurry and get your copy of New York State Conservationist For Kids! Attention Fourth-Grade […]

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2014 Marks the Second Best Year for Safe Hunting in New York – Press Release NYS DEC – Official

January 29, 2015

New York’s Sportsman Education Program is a Key Factor The 2014 New York hunting season closed with the second lowest number of hunting related-shooting incidents on record, State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Joe Martens announced today. “Hunting is a tradition in New York State that continues to be safely enjoyed by many,” said […]

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After a long hiatus, we’re back!

January 29, 2015

Hello! After a long hiatus as stated in the headline, is back! This includes but is not limited to our Facebook page:, our Twitter handle @WNYDeerHunter not to mention the revamping of our discussion board located at We are still very interested in allowing contributors to our site. Stay tuned as the action begins and […]

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Boston NY today… [11/28/10]

November 28, 2010

Lots of tracks… low wind, chilly but not freezing and some sun… this is all I found out there today… This tree is about 6 inches in diameter… and the tracks tell me he’s pretty good size… Maybe I’ll get back out there and see about harvesting him. Good luck and stay safe. Cheers!

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1st Harvest Picture of 2010

November 23, 2010

This is a 11 point buck taken in Newstead NY yesterday. Weighed in at 169 lbs, 146 on Boone Crokett. [Robert Snyder]

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His Majesty Surrenders

November 18, 2010

I used to be an avid whitetail deer hunter and I will be again some day. My two little girls have an awesome impact on my life nowadays and that leaves very little time for hunting. If I get out more than twice a year now, it’s considered a miracle. I used to go out […]

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