Vermont’s moose lottery drawing slated for July 17

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department and Governor Peter Shumlin will hold the annual lottery drawing for moose hunting permits on Thursday, July 17 at the Statehouse in Montpelier.
“Join us at 10am July 17 in Statehouse Room 11 for the live radio broadcast of Vermont’s moose  permit drawing, or tune in on Froggy 100.9 to hear us read off all the lucky winners’ names,” said Director of Wildlife Mark Scott.
Vermont’s moose lottery drawing will also be streamed live online at froggy1009.com.
The drawing is done by a computerized random sort of lottery applications that were submitted by the June 17 deadline.
The Fish & Wildlife Department is issuing 335 moose hunting permits by lottery this year. Of those, 285 will be issued for the regular Oct. 18-23 moose season and 50 permits will be issued for an archery moose season Oct. 1-7.