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Nelson (Desert), California & Rocky Mountain

RESIDENT

Nelson (Desert) Bighorn Sheep Hunts

Any Ram

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

044, 182

Nov 20 – Jan 1

17

045, 153 Early

Sept 15 – Oct 15

5

045, 153 Late

Nov 20 – Jan 1

3

131*, 164*

Nov 20 – Jan 1

3

132

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

133, 245

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

134, 251†

Nov 20 – Jan 1

5

161 Early

Sept 15 – Oct 15

6

161 Late

Nov 20 – Jan 1

7

162 – 163

Nov 20 – Jan 1

8

173 NA

Sept 15 – Oct 20

4

173 SB

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

181**

Nov 20 – Jan 1

18

183

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

184

Sept 15 – Oct 15

4

202

Nov 20 – Jan 1

6

204

Oct 15 – Nov 15

2

205

Nov 20 – Jan 1

13

206, 208

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

207

Oct 15 – Nov 15

5

211

Nov 20 – Jan 1

12

212 Early

Nov 15 – Dec 8

6

212 Late

Dec 9 – Jan 1

6

213 Early

Nov 15 – Dec 8

7

213 Late

Dec 9 – Jan 1

6

221, 223, 241C

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

241D

Nov 20 – Jan 1

3

243

Nov 20 – Jan 1

5

244

Nov 20 – Jan 1

6

252*** (see footnote below)

Nov 16 – Dec 8

4

253

Nov 20 – Jan 1

7

254

Nov 20 – Jan 1

3

261

Nov 20 – Jan 1

5

262

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

263

Nov 20 – Jan 1

7

264 – 265

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

266

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

267

Nov 20 – Jan 1

8

268

Nov 20 – Jan 1

24

242, 271

Nov 20 – Jan 1

9

272

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

280***

Dec 21 – Jan 5

5

281***

Dec 21 – Jan 5

6

282***

Dec 21 – Jan 5

4

283 – 284

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

286

Nov 20 – Jan 1

5

† Mature ram numbers and distribution are unknown in this unit.

2019 Bighorn Sheep Hunting Seminars

Las Vegas: Sat., August 10, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Education Center, Clark County Shooting Complex, 11357 N Decatur Blvd

Reno: Sat., August 17, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Washoe County Admin. Building Commission Chambers, 1001 E. Ninth St., Building A

Elko: Sat., August 24, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., NDOW Eastern Region Office, 60 Youth Center Road

RESIDENT

Nelson (Desert) Bighorn Sheep

Any Ewe

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

213

Oct 5 – Oct 25

50

268

Oct 5 – Oct 25

60

NONRESIDENT

Nelson (Desert) Bighorn Sheep

Any Ewe

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

213

Oct 5 – Oct 25

5

268

Oct 5 – Oct 25

7

NONRESIDENT

Nelson (Desert) Bighorn Sheep

Any Ram

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

044, 182

Nov 20 – Jan 1

3

045, 153

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

161 Early

Sept 15 – Oct 15

1

161 Late

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

162 – 163

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

173 NA

Sept 15 – Oct 20

1

181*

Nov 20 – Jan 1

2

183

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

184

Sept 15 – Oct 15

1

205

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

207

Oct 15 – Nov 15

1

211

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

212 Early

Nov 15 – Dec 8

1

212 Late

Dec 9 – Jan 1

1

213 Early

Nov 15 – Dec 8

2

213 Late

Dec 9 – Jan 1

1

261

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

262

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

263

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

267

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

268

Nov 20 – Jan 1

4

242, 271

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

283 – 284

Nov 20 – Jan 1

1

RESIDENT

California Bighorn Sheep

Any Ram

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

012

Sept 1 – Oct 31

3

014

Sept 1 – Oct 31

2

021 – 022

Sept 1 – Oct 31

2

031

Sept 1 – Oct 31

6

032

Sept 1 – Oct 31

10

033

Sept 1 – Oct 31

3

034

Sept 1 – Oct 31

7

035

Sept 1 – Oct 31

6

041

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

051

Sept 1 – Oct 31

2

066

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

068

Sept 1 – Oct 31

7

RESIDENT

California Bighorn Sheep

Any Ewe

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

068

Nov 6 – Nov 30

1

NONRESIDENT

California Bighorn Sheep

Any Ram

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

012

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

032

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

034

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

035

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

051

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

068

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

RESIDENT

Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep

Any Ram

Any Legal Weapon

Unit Group

Season Dates

2019 Quota

074

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

091A

Sept 1 – Oct 31

1

114 Early

Aug 15 – Oct 31

2

114 Late

Dec 20 – Feb 20

1

115B

Dec 20 – Feb 20

2

Mandatory Bighorn Ewes Identification Course

Successful bighorn sheep ewe tag winners and mountain goat tag winners must complete a mandatory sheep and goat gender identification course prior to receiving their tags. The Nevada Bighorn Ewes Identification Course is online and available at the following website:
https://www.hunter-ed.com/nevada-sheep-id/