Maine moose hunting permit drawing is June 13

Inspired by the annual Moose Hunting Lottery Festival, Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is hosting a series of virtual events all about moose! Hunters and nonhunters alike are invited to learn more about moose, moose management, and moose hunting in Maine. Find a virtual session that interests you below!

Magnificent Moose in Maine – Thursday, June 11 at 11am Watch Live
Did you know moose are the largest species of deer? Moose are one of the best-known mammals of Maine and visitors and residents alike are always trying to get a look. Join us as we talk about the amazing adaptations of moose. We will also take a look at the moose that live at Maine Wildlife Park.

Studying and Managing Maine’s Moose – Saturday, June 13 at 11am Watch Live
Join Maine’s moose biologist Lee Kantar to learn about the status of Maine’s moose population, the adaptive management study, how winter tick are threatening moose, and the next steps.

Maine Moose Hunting Permit Drawing – Saturday, June 13 from 1 – 4:30 pm Watch Live
Join us virtually as we announce the lucky recipients of a 2020 Maine moose hunting permit! If you miss the live virtual drawing you will be able to see the results online at at 6:00 pm on June 13.