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Parks Commission permitting offices. ranch property.

ranch property. Siblings sharing ownership of the attending school in Nebraska for a period exceeding
qualifying land also are eligible. 30 days are eligible to obtain a resident permit.
• The permit is restricted to the land owned/leased by • New residents should be prepared to provide
HUNTING METHODS them and listed on the permit. documentation of residency (driver’s license, voter
Shotgun Season: • The maximum number of landowner permits allowed registration, etc.) to an officer when in possession of a
• Shells containing shot size 2 to 7½ only. for one farm or ranch is one for each 80 acres. For resident permit.
• Slugs are illegal. instance, a farm of 240 acres could have a maximum
Archery Season: of three permits issued, but one person may hold no
• All longbows, compound bows and crossbows are more than one landowner permit. GAME AND PARKS COMMISSION OFFICES
legal. Nonresidents: Alliance . . . . . 299 Husker Road . . . . . (308)763-2940
• Arrows must have a sharpened hunting head, with a Those who own 320 acres or more of land dedicated to Bassett. . . . . . 524 Panzer St. . . . . . . . (402)684-2921
blade of at least 7/16-inch radius, or a blunt (bludgeon) agricultural production may receive a limited spring or Norfolk . . . . . 2201 N. 13th St. . . . . . . (402) 370-3374
head, with a diameter of at least 9/16-inch. fall permit for turkey. Only one permit may be issued per North Platte . . 301 E. State Farm Road . .(308) 535-8025
LANDOWNER PERMITS 320 acres. Spouse and children of the landowner also are Kearney . . . . . 1617 First Ave . . . . . . . (308) 865-5310
Residents: eligible. Lincoln . . . . . 2200 N. 33rd St. . . . . . .(402) 471-0641
• Nebraska residents who own or lease 80 acres or more Omaha . . . . . . 1212 Bob Gibson Blvd . . . . (402) 595-2144
of farm or ranch land for agricultural purposes may • A resident is a person who has resided in Nebraska
obtain one landowner permit per season. continuously for 30 days or more before making NEBRASKA WILDLIFE CRIMESTOPPERS
• Spouse and children also are eligible, but only one application for a permit and intends to become a Call toll-free at (800) 742-7627.
permit may be issued per person. Eligible family resident of Nebraska.
members may hunt together on the same farm or • Military personnel and full-time students stationed or Electronic calls are illegal
Pine Ridge Complex: Niobrara River Drainages:
The Pine Ridge area has the state’s Boyd, Keya Paha and northern Rock and Brown counties
best Merriam’s turkey population have good numbers of birds and public access areas.
and plenty of public access. Best
access areas: Pine Ridge District of Platte, Elkhorn Rivers
the Nebraska National Forest, Fort and Drainages:
Robinson State Park area, Gilbert Good numbers of birds can be
Baker, Ponderosa, Peterson, found along both river valleys.
Metcalf, Bordeaux and Bighorn
wildlife management areas. Southeast WMAs:
Many wildlife management
North and South Platte Rivers: areas in the southeast hold
Both river drainages hold good good numbers of birds and
numbers of birds, and public access provide excellent public access.
is available at wildlife management This program receives Federal assistance from the
areas. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and thus prohibits
discrimination on the bases of race, color, national
origin, disability, age and sex (in education
programs), pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights
Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments
of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Section
Southwest Reservoirs, 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II
of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990,
Republican River Drainages: and the Architectural Barriers Act of 1968. If you
believe that you have been discriminated against
40,000 acres of public access at Harlan, Medicine Creek, in any program, activity or service, please contact:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of Policy
Swanson, Red Willow, and Enders reservoirs. Central Loess Hills and Loup River System and Programs, Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration
Program, 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Mail Stop: WSFR-
River valleys and crop fields with cedar-filled draws hold many birds. 4020, Arlington, VA 22203, Attention: Civil Rights
Coordinator for public access.
result in the return of your application. Make checks payable to Nebraska Game and Parks Commission and enclose the appropriate fee with your application.

I certify that I am eligible to apply for a limited landowner permit. All farm and ranch land listed is qualifying property owned and/or leased by me or a
applicant’s Social Security number. Also provide the legal description of all qualifying property you will be hunting. Submitting incomplete information will
Instruction: Separate applications must be submitted for each permit request. Applicants are limited to one landowner permit per species per year except for

tify that my privilege to hunt, fish or harvest fur is NOT currently revoked in any state, and I am NOT delinquent on any child support
Card Expiration Date/Verification # see illustration

spring and fall turkey. Check applicable boxes and provide accurate name, mailing address, personal description, date of birth and the last four (4) digits of

Firearm Hunter Education Number – State Certified

I certify that I am a RESIDENT of the State of Nebraska as defined by the rules and regulations of the Nebraska Game and Parks

Box for Each

Parcel Listed
Check One

Last 4 Digits of Social Security No.


Last Name

Date of Birth
ZIP Code

 I qualify as the spouse or child of the owner or leaseholder, or sibling sharing ownership, of the land listed.


member of my immediate household. I, as the qualified applicant, request a limited landowner permit to be issued to me.
(If additional room is needed, an attachment form is available) ***Photocopied applications are acceptable.

In. Weight Month

***Check the box below that best certifies your qualifications for a limited landowner permit:

The farm or ranch land listed in this application must be used for agricultural purposes.
Middle Initial

Credit Card # – VISA or MasterCard Only

Mail to: Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, P.O. Box 30370, Lincoln, NE 68503-0370

Archery Education Number – State Certified


Eye Color

Daytime Phone Number


 I qualify as the owner/leaseholder of the land listed.

Mailing Address

Hair Color

First Name

E-mail address of applicant for permit notification:


verification No.
on back of card
__ Spring turkey . . . . . . . $12.50
__ Fall turkey . . . . . . . . . $12.50

__ Spring turkey . . . . . . . . . $46

__ Fall turkey . . . . . . . . . . . $46
All permit prices include a $1 issuing

3-digit card

Signature Qualified Applicant:




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