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2008 Bear Take Summary

Area Take by Season 2008 2007 5 -Year Average
2003-2007
Historic Average
1991-2000
Adirondack Take 582 544 672 515
% Female : % Male
37% : 63% 45% : 55% 40% : 60% 44% : 56%
Early Season
85 306 344 172
Bowhunting Season
13 28 28 15
Muzzleloading Season
99 61 58 25
Regular Season
385 149 242 303
Allegany Take 193 120 106 38
% Female : % Male
39% : 61% 44% : 56% 40% : 60% 30% : 70%
Bowhunting Season
81 47 47 13
Muzzleloading Season 10 7 6 1
Regular Season
102 66 53 24
Catskill Take 520 453 394 169
% Female : % Male
42% : 58% 41% : 59% 41% : 59% 39% : 61%
Bowhunting Season
138 172 164 41
Muzzleloading Season
8 2 3 0
Regular Season
374 279 227 128