2016 Special Permit Summaries
2016 Combined Game Harvest & Special Permits
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Elk

WASHINGTON
Statewide Elk Harvest Statistics
for the 2016 Hunting Season

Weapon Type General Season
Harvest
Permit Season
Harvest
Total
Harvest
Antlered
Harvest
Antlerless
Harvest
Hunters Hunter
Success
Archery 1,757 161 1,918 900 1,018 16,239 11.8%
Modern Firearm 2,245 1,384 3,629 2,386 1,243 37,443 9.7%
Muzzleloader 897 352 1,249 788 461 9,875 12.6%
Statewide Total 4,899 1,897 6,796 4,074 2,722 63,557 10.7%
 
Statewide General Season
Elk Harvest Statistics

 
Weapon Type Elk Tags
Purchased
Elk
Hunters
Antlered
Harvest
Antlerless
Harvest
Total
Harvest
 Hunter
Success
Archery 22,907 15,640 780 977 1,757 11.2%
Modern Firearm 61,351 34,045 2,044 201 2,245 6.6%
Muzzleloader 13,955 8,527 719 178 897 10.5%
Statewide Total 98,213 58,212 3,543 1,356 4,899 8.4%
 
Statewide Special Permit Season
Elk Harvest Statistics
 
Weapon Type Permit
Hunters
Antlered
Harvest
Antlerless
Harvest
Total
Harvest
Hunter
Success
Archery 599 120 41 161 26.9%
Modern Firearm 3,398 342 1,042 1,384 40.7%
Muzzleloader 1,348 69 283 352 26.1%
Statewide Total 5,345 531 1,366 1,897 35.5%
 
Statewide Multiple Weapons
Elk Harvest Statistics

 
Season Type Elk Tags
Purchased
Elk
Hunters
Antlered
Harvest
Antlerless
Harvest
Total
Harvest
 Hunter
Success
General 1,029 800 199 55 254 31.8%
Special Permit 1,029 113 22 22 44 38.9%
 
 
 
ELK GENERAL
District Lookup
Totals by District
Totals by District & GMU
GMU Totals by District
 
ELK SPECIAL PERMITS
District Lookup
Totals by District & GMU
GMU Totals by District
 
ELK COMBINED
General & Special Permits
Totals by District & GMU
 
ELK INDIVIDUAL
Totals by Hunt Name & Number