|(a) In all counties there is a general open season
for pronghorn antelope for nine consecutive days beginning the Saturday
nearest October 1, and the annual bag limit is one pronghorn antelope.
(b) A person who kills a pronghorn antelope shall immediately
and legibly complete and attach a pronghorn antelope permit to the
carcass, which shall remain attached until the carcass reaches a final
(c) In any area of this state that is not within an
area described in subsection (d) of this section, a person who hunts
pronghorn antelope shall acquire the pronghorn antelope permit from
the landowner of the property on which the hunting activity occurs.
(d) Within the boundaries of an area described in this
subsection, no landowner-issued permit is required to hunt buck pronghorn
antelope; however, no person may hunt a buck pronghorn antelope unless
that person has obtained a buck pronghorn antelope permit from the
(1) Area 1. That portion of the state north of a line
beginning at the intersection of U.S. Highway (U.S.) 87 and Farm to
Market Road (F.M.) 281 in Hartley County; thence east along F.M. 281
to U.S. 287 in Moore County; thence north along U.S. 287 to F.M. 2014
in Sherman County; thence southwest along F.M. 2014 to South Cedar
Street in the City of Stratford in Sherman County; thence northwest
along South Cedar Street to U.S. 54 in Sherman County; thence southwest
along U.S. 54 to Elks Road in the City of Dalhart in Dallam County;
thence south along Elks Road to Ranch Road (R.R.) 297 in Dalhart,
Dallam County; thence east along R.R. 297 to Rawlings Road/Robertson
Road; thence south on Rawlings Road/Robertson Road to U.S. 87 in Hartley
County; thence south along U.S. 87 to F.M. 281 in Hartley County.
(2) Area 2. That portion of the state south of a line
beginning at the intersection of U.S. 87 and U.S. 385 in Hartley County;
thence east along U.S. 87 to S. Twichell Ave. in the City of Dumas
in Moore County; thence south along S. Twichell Ave. to W. 16th St.;
thence eastward along W. 16th St. to the first unnamed dirt road;
thence south and then east along the unnamed dirt road to S. Dumas
Ave./U.S. 87/287; thence south along S. Dumas Ave./U.S. 87/287 to
State Highway (S.H.) 354; thence west along S.H. 354 to Alabama Ave.
in the City of Channing in Hartley County, thence north along Alabama
Ave. to E. 4th St.; thence west along E. 4th St. to U.S. 385; thence
north along U.S. 385 to the intersection of U.S. 385 and U.S. 87.
(3) Area 3. That portion of the state north of a line
beginning at the intersection of U.S. 70 and S.H. 171 in Gray County;
thence southeast along S.H. 171 to U.S. 60 in Gray County; thence
northeast along U.S. 60 to F.M. 282 in Roberts County; thence west
along F.M. 282 to F.M. 283 in Roberts County; thence northwest along
F.M. 283 to U.S. 70 in Roberts County; thence south along U.S. 70
in Roberts County to S.H. 171 in Gray County.
(e) The department may establish mandatory check stations
in the areas described in subsection (d) of this section. If check
stations have been established, a person who kills a buck pronghorn
antelope or the person's representative must present the entire, intact
head at a check station within 24 hours of take.