Oklahoma deer record books

Its no surprise to those who hunt for sport that oklahoma is one of the top states to do this kind of thing. Reproduction the reproductive cycle begins with the onset of rut, or the mating period. Deer hunting seasons oklahoma hunting for requirements on hunter orange, legal means of taking, public lands, shooting hours, carcass disposal, more than one method of take in the field, tracking with dogs, field tagging and checking requirements, see big game regulations. College student arrows potential oklahoma state record buck. Guner womack harvested a 16point whitetail buck that has gained attention from across the country. When he spotted the huge whitetail during a bush push a term saskatchewan hunters use to describe a deer drive he almost shot off one antler, something that would have excluded the deer from the record books. Oklahoma girl takes shot at the record books with 16point. Today the award also recognizes trophy oklahoma mule deer, elk, antelope and black bear as well as the hunters who harvest them. Large antlered or trophy class deer are generally 4 12 to 6 12 years of age.

It allows you to take up to six deer, but only two of them can be antlered. This might be the new world record whitetail meateater hunting. We hunt out of ground blinds, elevated blinds, and tree stands depending on the particular situation. Seasons deer harvest in oklahoma is a recordsetter. Oklahoma diy hunting awaits north american whitetail. Oct 23, 2019 social media is abuzz this morning as deer hunters fawn over what might be the new world record whitetail. Many farm families attribute their success to keeping records during a period of years. Occasionally, 3 12year old deer will have trophy class antlers. Micalah millard, who is just 14yearsold, was hunting with her father when she spotted a large. One broadhead and two small points play important roles in the story of 2019s first big oklahoma record whitetail. Oklahoma record book whitetail bucks managing small acreage for deer big bucks shot in 2019 10 steps to finding a good hunting lease get new buck manager articles by email its free.

Recordkeeping systems, such as the boone and crockett clubs, help to retain important information on what states are succeeding at conservation. For perspective on how tough it is to shoot a booner buck in the garden state, there are 2,480 bucks in the books bigger than its state record. Social media is abuzz this morning as deer hunters fawn over what might be the new world record whitetail. The 16point whitetail taken above in november, 1997 by bowhunter larry luman from atoka is the number one typical deer in the oklahoma department of wildlife conservations cy curtis program record book. The top states for boone and crockett whitetails in the last. Oklahoma state record mule deer november 2014 youtube. Oklahoma hunter bags potential new state record 28point buck. Today, his name recognizes trophy deer as well as elk, antelope and black bears. The oklahoma department of wildlife conservation says lonnie pierce and. Most whitetailed deer that make the record books have at least 10 typical points. Our oklahoma deer hunts take place in the northwest portion of the state with some tracts within just a few miles of the kansas border. When the scoring session was complete, the numbers of the womack buck added up to a gross green score of 209 58inches and a net green score of 192 68inches. The cy curtis award was established in 1972 to recognize trophy deer taken throughout oklahoma.

A pair of oklahoma hunters are now in the record books. Feb 03, 2017 rearranging the record books seemed to be on oklahoma deer hunters minds this past season as a number of beautiful bucks were taken across the state. Thus far, the secondplace spot on the list of oklahomas alltime biggest bucks has changed twice, and official scoring has only been going on for a few weeks. Ecology and management of deer in oklahoma oklahoma state. Today, most hunters view the record books as a bragging board where elite north american specimens are honored. Age, genetics and nutrition are the three ingredients for a monster buck, he said. Recordkeeping systems, such as the boone and crockett clubs, help to retain important information on what states are succeeding at conservation and quality deer management, and which ones arent. Mccollum could have put the buck in the record books as a nontypical net 193, but he did it right and set the notch on the net 172 38 typical for higher standing overall in the boone and crockett book.

Record keeping the boone and crockett club began keeping big game records a century ago. Hunting during a cold snap on january 11, 2011, wade ward finally shot the new oklahoma state record whitetail, a huge 14pointer hed been tracking on his trail camera for two years. An 18yearold at oklahoma state university is about to see his name in the oklahoma record books. The rich and dense population of whitetail deer in oklahoma is astounding, and its why many of the recordbreaking deer on record can be found in this particular state. Cy curtis was a wildlife biologist who worked for the oklahoma department of wildlife. Select county adair alfalfa atoka beaver beckham blaine bryan caddo canadian carter cherokee choctaw cimarron cleveland coal comanche cotton craig creek custer delaware dewey ellis garfield garvin grady grant greer harmon harper. On wednesday night, womack had the bucks antlers unofficially scored by an oklahoma game warden. Rearranging the record books seemed to be on oklahoma deer hunters minds this past season as a number of beautiful bucks were taken across the state. Photo courtesy tulsa world her father was the one excited beyond control this weekend, but 14yearold micalah millard of skiatook is the one likely destined for the record books with one of oklahomas top five big bucks of all time. Get out the record books, oklahoma, a teenage hunter just bagged a buck that will likely become the largest typical whitetail in sooner state history. After sighting the enormous deer several times earlier that year without getting a shot, mel finally managed to arrow the buck from a tree stand. In addition to the honor, the parker buck also is the number two alltime whitetail ever entered into the odwcs cy curtis awards program, regardless of harvest method. Incredibly, the years 19902001 account for 2,811 or 52 percent of the record book entries during this period. Cy curtis oklahoma department of wildlife conservation.

A microsoft word version of the 2020 oklahoma report form is available for download here. Of what should be the record state archery deer for oklahoma. A man in edmond, oklahoma, is anxiously waiting to hear if a whitetail buck he shot this season will set a new state record nontypical. Oklahoma waterfowl guide tags giant nontypical whitetail. Hunting during a cold snap on january 11, 2011, wade ward finally shot the new oklahoma state record whitetail, a huge 14pointer. The biggest typical whitetail bucks ever entered into the. The year of record breaking bucks meateater hunting. With at least 25 points, good mass, and good tine length, trent jones buck from the red river valley of southern oklahoma should be a high scorer in the record books. Josh hughes and drake fletcher found the buck they had been chasing tangled in a barbedwire fence.

He is recognized as the man most responsible for the restoration of whitetailed deer in oklahoma. Oklahomas 2016 deer season is well on its way to revamping the record books. After a day of social media photos, rampant speculation, and headlines declaring womack might have taken a new world record typical buck, an oklahoma department of wildlife conservation official put a measuring tape to the 8x8 whitetail rack. Oklahoma record book whitetail bucks deer hunting and. Pretty sure to make any of the books it must be taken legally and it is illegal to hunt at night even with a bow. This is a very fun and entertaining hunt, as the rifle season is in the middle of the rut. Oct 22, 2015 an oklahoma girl may make it into the record books after killing a 16point buck last weekend. When 18yearold guner womack headed out for his deer stand tuesday evening with his bow in hand, he had no idea hed leave with a buck that could go down in the record books. Nov 19, 2018 i knew he would be a good deer, but not that hed be the freak buck that he became. Seasons deer harvest in oklahoma is a recordsetter sports. An oklahoma girl may make it into the record books after killing a 16point buck last weekend.

Select county adair alfalfa atoka beaver beckham blaine bryan caddo canadian carter cherokee choctaw cimarron cleveland coal comanche cotton craig creek custer delaware dewey ellis garfield garvin grady grant greer harmon. Steven everett is the hunter who shot the buck, and its. Guner womack, a teen out of oklahoma, arrowed this incredible 8. Dec 25, 2018 mccollum could have put the buck in the record books as a nontypical net 193, but he did it right and set the notch on the net 172 38 typical for higher standing overall in the boone and crockett book. Sound deer management the key to oklahomas record setting.

The oklahoma farm family account book general information this farm account book has been prepared for families to keep a record of the financial transactions of the farm. The incentives for keeping records are the greatest farmers have ever known. Select category nontypical mule deer nontypical whitetail typical mule deer typical whitetail. Record books oklahoma county cooperative extension service. Oct 24, 2019 when photos of the deer were posted by womack and his father on their social media accounts, it went viral and there was buzz it could be a new world record whitetail for an 8x8 and the new state typical record. I knew he would be a good deer, but not that hed be the freak buck that he became. When photos of the deer were posted by womack and his father on their social media accounts, it went viral and there was buzz it could be a new world record whitetail for an 8x8 and the new state typical record. Notably hendersons muley is the only one of the top five deer taken in the state that was harvested with a bow, the others being taken by gun or muzzleloaders. The record books show the genetics are there in the southcentral region, including those areas like highly populated oklahoma county. Weve had him on camera for several years and watched him grow up, womack said. That name will stand out in the record book listings as well. Absolute giant taken down in oklahoma, possible new typical state record. Worlds records wildlife conservation deer hunting elk.

Whitetailed buck poached in denton county couldve been in record books, instead itll be on wall of shame a photo of travis johnson posing with the deer in the daytime began. Wade ward finally shot the new oklahoma state record whitetail, a huge 14pointer hed been tracking on his trail camera for two years. The question ishow can recognition be used to encourage desirable growth and development in boys and girls. Thus far, the secondplace spot on the list of oklahomas alltime biggest bucks has changed twice, and official. A whitetail buck taken in 2004 by mike crossland is the number one nontypical deer in the oklahoma department of wildlife conservations cy curtis program record book. This blew the previous record that stood since 2001, put in the record books by curtis mcbrien of 180 points, out of the water. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. So this is the eight by eight taken in pony county. Womack, an 18yearold freshman at oklahoma state university, shot the 8x8 typical buck tuesday evening on family land.

Eclipse the hanson buck, which has held the top typical spot for more than 2 decades. A beautiful and amazing typical that i believe will net 200. Whopper whitetails the biggest bucks on record grand view. Deer cy curtis oklahoma department of wildlife conservation. The record books show the genetics are there in the southcentral region, including. The oklahoma department of wildlife conservation says lonnie pierce and johnathan moore now hold the top two spots for.

Hanson shot the deer twice the killing second shot, and a first shot made while the deer was running about 100 yards away. The 3,950 entries 74 percent of the record book total come from 41 states and 1,254 counties. This photo is bombing around social media, for obvious reasons. And ill kinda narrate as we go, but what youre seeing is the official scoring.

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