LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Recreation and Parks Fee reminds hunters they need to first acquire permission earlier than looking on personal property.

GPS mapping functions are a well-liked instrument with many hunters. These apps might present some properties as public lands, such because the Faculty Belief Lands held by the State of Nebraska. Nonetheless, these faculty belief lands are leased by the Nebraska Board of Training Lands and Funds to personal people and require permission to entry them for looking.

Nebraska conservation officers have acquired an elevated variety of trespassing complaints throughout the state as a result of hunters are looking land they imagine is publicly accessible when it’s not.

Recreation and Parks encourages hunters trying to find publicly accessible properties to make use of the 2017 Public Entry Atlas out there at and from Recreation and Parks allowing workplaces.

Hunters are liable for verifying that land is public or personal earlier than they hunt them.