Anyone who might need a last-minute fishing or hunting license on Aug. 13 is encouraged to buy ahead of time to avoid the temporary maintenance shutdown.

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s online licensing system is scheduled for maintenance on Sunday, Aug. 13, from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. Therefore, hunters and anglers will not be able to purchase licenses during this time period.

This includes all licensing systems – public internet sales through the Game and Fish website, at retail license vendors, and through the instant licensing telephone number. Anyone who might need a last-minute fishing or hunting license on Aug. 13 is encouraged to buy ahead of time to avoid the temporary maintenance shutdown.