The Wildlife Heritage Foundation of New Hampshire officially opened its second annual moose permit auction. As the official nonprofit partner of the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, the foundation is authorized to auction up to five permits to the five highest bidders. Proceeds from the auction help support critical fish and wildlife conservation and education programs and facilities of the Fish and Game Department.
Deadline for auction bids is Aug. 4. To download an official bidder's packet, go to wildnh.com/foundation/moose_auction.html. Packets also may be requested by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 545-4873.
Additional information on moose hunting in New Hampshire, including rules, permits and licenses, can be found at huntnh.com.