How to Profit From Your Land With Hunting Leases (American Forest Foundation)
Given the demand for quality hunting experiences and the shrinking supply of available hunting land, many woodland owners are using hunting leases as a low-stress way to profit from their woods.
Would a Hunting Lease Work on My Property? (American Forest Foundation)
Not every property lends itself to a hunting lease, and not every landowner will want to take it on. These simple questions can help you decide if hunting leases are right for you
Developing a Leasing Agreement (American Forest Foundation)
Oral agreements all too often make for misunderstandings and headaches, so it’s a good idea to put your agreement on paper and have every party to the agreement sign it.
Landowner Liability (American Forest Foundation)
Many states have statutes in place to limit landowners’ liability when others enter or use their land. But the fact is you will incur some risk—and some liability—any time someone is on your property.
Land Ownership, Liability, and the Law in North Carolina (N.C. State University Cooperative Extension)
This article explains the major laws impacting landowners’ liability in North Carolina and the responsibilities landowners have for invited and uninvited users of their property.
Landowner Protection Act (N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission)
The Landowner Protection Act clarifies existing trespass laws for the purposes of hunting, fishing and trapping, and specifies the requirements for written permission on posted land.
Sample Landowner Permission Form (N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission)
As a public service, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission provides this as a sample permission form
Earning Additional Income Through Hunt Leases on Private Lands (University of Tennessee Agricultural Extension Service)
The demand for quality hunting areas has created a market that provides incentive for rural landowners to consider hunting as alternative income. Learn more.
Leasing Your Land for Hunting: Income and More (Penn State Extension)
Leasing forest and agricultural land can be a win-win situation for landowners and hunters. This article describes elements of marketing and pricing leases for hunters to use your property.