Fall wild turkey tags deadline is Sept. 2

Those hunters who wish to be included in the upcoming drawing for tags to hunt wild turkeys in Nevada this fall have until 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 2 to submit their applications.

Hunters may apply online at www.ndow.org.

Applications must be received at the Wildlife Administrative Services office in Fallon by 5 p.m. to be eligible for the tag drawing.

Available this year for residents are 45 tags for the Mason Valley Wildlife Management Area in Lyon County and 20 tags for Moapa Valley in Clark County

There are open quotas for Churchill County and Lyon County, excluding the Mason Valley Wildlife Management Area.

Applicants for these open quota areas are advised that a significant portion of the wild turkey population occurs on private land and permission must be secured from landowners before hunting on private lands.

Tag drawing results will be available on Sept. 16.


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