By Tim Jones, Managing Editor
We are hearing rumbles that moose populations may be in trouble across much of the US lower 48. We'll have the full story on what's happening and what it means for traveling hunters in an upcoming issue. But for hunters looking for a moose hunt this fall, The Wildlife Heritage Foundation of New Hampshire
is auctioning off five permits for the 2013 season. Here's how to get in on the action: Season dates are October 19-27. The deadline for auction bids is August 9. Official bid guidelines and documents can be obtained by calling 603-496-2778 or downloaded from http://www.nhwildlifefoundation.org
. Last year, the auction garnered 12 bids, with the highest bid at $8,750. Two of the winners came from New Hampshire, two from Massachusetts and one from Pennsylvania. .....