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Nebraska Hunt Unit Platte River Unit Dark Goose

  • ID:Platte River Unit
  • State:NE
  • Species:Dark Goose
  • Area:28,772 square miles
  • Elevation:1,400 ft - 4,200 ft
  • Public Lands:290 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:2%
  • Block Management Walk-ins:1478
  • Campgrounds:110
  • Fishing Access Sites:1
  • Trailheads:23
  • National Forests:Nebraska National Forest
  • Lat-Long:40.919856, -99.734122

The Platte River Unit zone regulates hunting opportunities for dark goose in Nebraska and covers 28,772 square miles. Public lands comprise 290 square miles (2%) of the total land covered by this hunt unit. The greater region is best serviced by St. Libory, Grand Island, and Kearney. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 1,400 feet to a high of 4,200 feet above sea level. This area contains 110 campgrounds, and 1 public fishing access sites. There are 23 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested areas: Nebraska National Forest. Additionally, 1478 sites are open to the public for access to managed private lands.

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