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swan lottery held

by Doug Leier

North Dakotas swan lottery has been held and more than 300 licenses remain. Only hunters who do not have a swan license for the 2014 season can apply, as regulations limit hunters to one license per year.

Beginning Sept. 3, all remaining licenses will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis. Resident and nonresident hunters will be able to apply online , or print out an application to mail, at the State Game and Fish Department website, gf.nd.gov . Hunters may also request an application by calling the departments Bismarck office at 701- 328-6300 . The license fee is $10 for residents and $30 for nonresidents.

The statewide tundra swan hunting season is Oct. 4 Jan. 4, 2015.