Harvest Information - Estimated Harvest of Furbearers, 1990-Present



Year Raccoon Muskrat Red Fox Gray Fox Opossum Skunk Mink Coyotea Weasel Bobcatb Fisher
1990 116,443 112,358 32,699 21,653 36,574 9,298 7,053 1,810 798 Closed Closed
1991 130,608 156,014 28,495 30,409 37,177 8,907 10,355 3,719 481 Closed Closed
1992 124,404 135,533 27,611 25,395 27,754 7,221 9,157 4,402 343 Closed Closed
1993 118,964 121,657 25,862 23,839 25,807 7,920 7,808 6,161 526 Closed Closed
1994 186,551 178,145 30,649 34,691 29,621 12,620 10,208 6,240 723 Closed Closed
1995 120,462 130,442 31,110 23,518 29,688 9,995 8,602 6,662 687 Closed Closed
1996 214,958 146,013 29,623 23,307 48,549 11,571 9,315 7,957 589 Closed Closed
1997 194,696 216,066 36,923 26,043 60,717 12,344 14,063 6,685 1,172 Closed Closed
1998 195,110 148,202 47,202 32,922 56,287 11,190 12,238 11,652 662 Closed Closed
1999 c 96,270 88,426 34,297 21,762 28,950 6,853 12,512 8,797 336 Closed Closed
2000 c 97,509 79,933 30,893 20,096 25,062 7,248 7,980 10,160 313 58 Closed
2001 c 121,810 121,994 33,003 23,275 27,192 9,245 13,214 12,363 815 146 Closed
2002 c 106,485 75,340 33,007 18,805 34,787 7,207 10,069 11,444 406 135 Closed
2003 c 104,781 71,368 31,592 15,956 33,760 9,319 6,494 11,697 359 140 Closed
2004 196 Closed
2005 c 106,082 70,995 40,551 17,616 43,720 9,977 9,335 20,377 567 221 Closed
2006 c 138,640 121,167 45,512 20,754 48,102 10,687 12,680 21,601 487 258 Closed
2007 121,446 72,174 52,000 18,613 41,168 9,818 10,004 28,974 813 356 Closed
2008 142,808 74,059 44,745 20,845 54,273 12,331 8,632 23,699 504 487 Closed
2009 112,550 63,988 37,418 13,793 37,270 8,314 7,261 30,386 468 506 Closed
2010 125,423 58,296 54,661 15,691 36,188 8,935 8,204 26,658 436 1,136 152

aNo data are available prior to 1990.
bCombines estimates from the Game Take and Furtaker surveys, but does not include mentored youth harvest.
cCautionary note: Estimates are minimum estimates that do not account for combination licenses.
dPearson product-moment correlation coefficient from data collected from 1983-2010.









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