New hunter Jonathan Rapp, 13, of Nampa, got his first duck, a blue-winged teal, during the special youth hunt.
Boiseans and hunting buddies Rowdy Claycomb and Levi Parker, both 10, got their first-ever doves on a hunt earlier this month. Submit your fishing or hunting or pictures at Idaho Statesman/Fishing. All submissions become the property of the Statesman.
Adam Compton, 14, of Meridian shot this black bear in April in Unit 32A. The bear was ear-tagged in June 2008, and at that time it was 8 years old and 250 lbs.
John Felin of Boise shot this turkey about 15 minutes into the youth hunt opener north of Horseshoe Bend. It was his first time hunting. He completed hunter safety and turned 10 in February. His 12-year old brother, Ryan, called it in.
Mike Koob of Boise and his hunting partner bagged these chukars on the last day of the season in January.
Robert Cantrell of Kuna shot his first turkey in Riggins. The tom had a 10 1/4-inch beard. Submit your fishing or hunting pictures at Idaho Statesman/Fishing. All submissions become the property of the Statesman.
Todd Wilder of Meridian shot this 5-by-5 white-tailed deer near Riggins in November.
Greg Kaltenecker of Boise shot these white-fronted geese near the Snake River in January.