Created: 01/10/2014 10:04 PM WHEC.com
If you want to get a fishing or hunting license, the state Department of Environmental Conservation says New Yorkers can begin applying for sport licenses again.
They temporarily stopped issuing them, in order to transfer to a new system.
If you're a hunter, you can also begin reporting your Harvest Data" again. Any information not submitted during the shutdown, must be in by January 20th.
You can buy permits at hundreds of locations across New York, online or over the phone.