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Hunting and Trapping Regulations
- Rules and regulations most likely needed for hunting in Iowa.
2015 Deer Hunting Seasons & Quotas
- Licenses are available from the sales date through the end of the season, or until quota fills. A current hunting license and habitat fee is also required.
- Application information, zone maps, quota information, etc
- Fur Dealers, Game Breeders, Taxidermy, for Veterans/Disabled Iowans/Senior Citizens
Places to Hunt & Shoot
- Wildlife Management Areas and Shooting Ranges
Deer & Turkey Harvest Report
- Information regarding numbers of deer/turkey harvested by county.
Left Over Quota Licenses
- Currently available options for general quota information will be listed in left side menu.
Hunter & Safety Education
- Hunter Education, lead information, mentored hunt programs
Additional Deer Hunting Information:
Turn in Poachers HotlineIf you witness or hear of poaching activity call the TIP HOTLINE (800) 532-2020 or visit our site and report it immediately.
Deer licenses are on sale from August 15th until the last day of the season.
Shooting hours for all deer seasons are 1/2hr before sunrise to 1/2hr after sunset.
Hunters are required to
report their deer harvest online or by calling 1-800-771-4692