About the Study Guide

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The VDGIF issues the following types of licenses (other licenses may be available for special circumstances):

  • Basic hunting license
  • Bear license
  • Deer/turkey license
  • Archery license
  • Muzzleloading license

The VDGIF also issues the following that are needed to hunt certain game:

  • Virginia Migratory Waterfowl Conservation Stamp
  • Harvest Information Program (HIP) number