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Weekend Mammal Hunting at PTA

April 3, 2015, 9:29 AM HST
* Updated April 3, 9:31 AM
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Several areas at Pohakuloa Training Area will opened by Army officials over the weekend for bow hunting of mammals.

Training areas 9, 12-16, and the unfenced portion of training area 18 will be opened on April 4 and April 5 from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Hunters must check-in and check-out at one of the following stations:

Kilohana, located on Saddle Road between mile markers 43 and 44.

Pu’u Huluhulu, located on Mamalahoa Highway across from mile marker 14.

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All hunters must check out by 7 p.m. each day.

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Beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, hunting passes will be available at the above stations.

Gate 1, across from mile marker 41 on the new Daniel K. Inouye Highway, is the access point for all the training areas this week, including training areas 9, 12-16, and the unfenced portion of training area 18.

State bag limits allow one pig, one goat, and one sheep per day for hunters. Sheep that have blue collars should not be shot.

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Individuals interested in hunting who have a disability should call Officer Brian Mabry at 969-2429.

Additional information can be obtained by calling the PTA Hunter’s Hotline at 969-3474 or visiting the U.S. Army Garrison website and clicking the “Hunting” tab.

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