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Ask a wildlife manager: What is considered military full metal jacketed ammo as referenced by R12-4-303

Answer: Provided by Gene Elms, law enforcement branch chief The ammo the statute is referring to is an entirely metal bullet and does not exhibit any of the characteristics of a mushroomed lead bullet on impact. These rounds were outlawed for hunting because they do not create a substantial wound for harvesting an animal humanely. […]

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Ask a wildlife manager By Ron Day, law enforcement branch chief, Arizona Game and Fish Department The legalities of picking up wildlife parts A common question that needs to be addressed is the issue of whether individuals may pick up and keep the head, antlers, or any part of wildlife they find dead in the […]

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