Please take a moment to let us know what you think. Your feedback is very important and will be used along with other information to make decisions on hunting season dates and timing. This form is the most effective way to ensure your comments are considered during the development of the 2020-2024 Big Game Season Structure. Deadline to provide comments is February 4, 2019.

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* 1. Overall, how dissatisfied/satisfied were you with your hunting experience for each big game species listed below between 2015 and 2018? (Please check one response for each species you hunted.)

  Very Dissatisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Neither Dissatisfied, nor Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Very Satisfied I did not hunt this species
Pronghorn
Moose
Whitetail Deer
Mule Deer
Black Bear
Elk

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* 2. Overall, how dissatisfied/satisfied were you with season length for each big game species listed below between 2015 and 2018? (Please check one response for each species you hunted.)

  Very Dissatisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Neither Dissatisfied, nor Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Very Satisfied I did not hunt this species
Pronghorn
Moose
Whitetail Deer
Mule Deer
Black Bear
Elk

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* 3. Overall, how dissatisfied/satisfied were you with season timing for each big game species listed below between 2015 and 2018? (Please check one response for each species you hunted.)

  Very Dissatisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Neither Dissatisfied, nor Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Very Satisfied I did not hunt this species
Pronghorn
Moose
Whitetail Deer
Mule Deer
Black Bear
Elk

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* 4. If you were dissatisfied with the current season length and/or timing, please tell us what adjustments you would make using the space below.

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* 5. If the deer and elk rifle seasons were to be modified, please rank your preferences from most preferred (1) to least preferred (5) for consideration when forming these recommendations. 

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* 6. Overall, how dissatisfied/satisfied were you with youth hunting opportunity for big game species between 2015 and 2018? (Please check one.)

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* 7. If you have any general comments about youth hunting opportunity for big game species, or how it can be improved, please provide them in the space below.

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* 8. How concerned are you with having overlapping archery and muzzleloader deer and elk seasons? (Please check one.)

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* 9. To what extent do you disagree or agree with each of the following strategies to address potential safety concerns during the overlapping seasons? (Please check one response per statement.)

  Strongly Disagree Somewhat Disagree Neither Disagree, nor Agree Somewhat Agree Strongly Agree
Archery and muzzleloader seasons should be separated entirely with no overlap in dates.
No changes should be made to the existing archery-muzzleloader seasons.

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* 10. How concerned are you with hunter crowding during the archery deer and elk season? (Please check one.)

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* 11. To what extent do you support or oppose the following strategies to improve the archery-hunting season? (Please check one response per statement.)

  Strongly Oppose Somewhat Oppose Neither Oppose, nor Support Somewhat Support Strongly Support
All archery-elk licenses should be limited statewide.
All archery-cow licenses should be limited.
All OTC either-sex elk licenses should be specified as separate bull and cow licenses when populations are below population objective.
Archery licenses for elk should be changed to OTC with caps.
Creating an early archery deer season (W of I-25) in addition to the existing archery deer season. Dates for the early archery deer season could match the archery pronghorn dates.
No changes made to the archery-hunting season.

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* 12. If you have ideas for other strategies to improve the deer and elk archery hunting seasons, please provide them using the space below.

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* 13. Please check the box next to the method of take that you most prefer to hunt big game in Colorado. (Please check one.)

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* 14. Do you belong to any of the following big game-related organizations? (Please check all that apply.)

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* 15. Were you an outfitter for big game hunting in Colorado between 2015 and 2018? (Please check one.)

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* 16. With what gender do you identify? (Please select one.)

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* 17. In what year were you born? (Please indicate the 4-digit year.)

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* 18. What is the zip code for your primary residence? (Please indicate the 5-digit code.)

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* 19. Please use the space below to provide any general comments about Big Game Season Structure for 2020-2024.

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