Hunting, fishing licenses on sale Dec. 15

DES MOINES ? Iowans can start buying 2018 resident hunting, fishing and other licenses Dec. 15.

Licenses purchased for 2017 expire on Jan. 10.

The menu of license options includes the popular Outdoor Combo annual resident hunting/fishing/habitat combo license for $47; the Angler?s Special three-year fishing license for $53; and the Hunter?s Special three-year hunting license with habitat included for $86.

Also available is the Bonus Line option for $12 letting resident and non-resident anglers to fish with one additional line to the two allowed with the regular fishing license.

Licenses are available at nearly 900 locations across Iowa, and on the Iowa Department of Natural Resources website at

Nonresidents can begin purchasing 2018 licenses on Jan. 1.