2012-12 Sporting Licenses go on Sale Beginning August 13th
Starting Monday, August 13, sportsmen can get their 2012-13 freshwater fishing, hunting and trapping licenses online, by phone or in person where licenses are sold. The 2012-13 licenses are valid through the recreational season, from October 1, 2012 through September 30, 2013. If you plan to fish, hunt or trap prior to October 1, 2012, you must have a valid 2011-12 license. For details on available licenses and to find out how to purchase a license, visit DEC's Sporting Licenses.