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2009 Bear Take Summary

For a complete series of harvest tables and charts, see the
2009 New York State Black Bear Harvest Summary (PDF) (1.4 MB).

Northern Black Bear Range

Adirondack Bear Take - 2009
County Early Bowhunting Muzzleloader Regular Total
Clinton 18 4 10 15 47
Essex 29 1 12 24 66
Franklin 56 4 1 8 69
Fulton 17 3 15 27 62
Hamilton 42 5 14 32 93
Herkimer 47 0 13 8 68
Jefferson 16 4 0 5 25
Lewis 62 7 22 28 119
Oneida 42 1 3 8 54
Saint Lawrence 61 14 15 32 122
Saratoga 4 0 7 8 19
Warren 32 1 16 20 69
Washington 1 0 0 1 1
Adirondack
Total
426 44 128 216 814

Southern Black Bear Range

Central-Western (Allegany) Bear Take - 2009
County Bowhunting Muzzleloader Regular Total
Allegany 20 2 13 35
Broome 6 2 6 14
Cattaraugus 6 0 12 18
Chautauqua 11 1 11 23
Chemung 5 0 2 7
Livingston 2 0 3 5
Madison 0 0 1 1
Steuben 34 1 37 72
Tioga 1 0 0 1
Tompkins 1 0 0 1
Wayne 0 0 1 1
Wyoming 0 0 1 1
Central-Western
Total
86 6 87 179
Southeastern (Catskill) Bear Take - 2009
County Bowhunting Muzzleloader Regular Total
Albany 0 0 2 2
Broome 1 0 13 14
Chenango 1 0 3 4
Delaware 32 0 47 79
Greene 16 1 56 73
Orange 29 2 40 71
Otsego 0 0 7 7
Schoharie 1 0 9 10
Sullivan 48 0 58 106
Ulster 52 1 75 128
Southeastern
Total
180 4 310 494

New York State Total

Early Bowhunting Muzzleloader Regular Total
426 310 138 613 1,487