Migratory and Waterfowl Seasons

2015-2016 Migratory Game Birds Hunting Seasons

Season Dates Daily Bag Limit Possession Limit
Rails 

Sept. 12-27;

Late season to be set at later date.

King and Clapper  Sora and Virginia  King and Clapper  Sora and Virginia 
 15 in the aggregate 25 in the aggregate 45 in the aggregate 75 in the aggregate 
Gallinules 

Sept. 12-27;

Late season to be set at later date.

15 45
Snipe  West Zone East Zone Coastal Zone  

Seasons to be set at later date.

 

Seasons to be set at later date. Seasons to be set at later date. 8 24
Woodcock  Dec. 18- Jan. 31 3 9
Teal (Blue-winged, Green-winged and Cinnamon only)  Sept. 12-27 6 18
Mourning, White-winged, fully dressed Eurasian Collared and Ringed-turtle Doves  North Zone South Zone 15 in the aggregate  45 in the aggregate

Sept. 5-27, Oct. 10 - Nov. 8 and Dec. 10 - Jan. 15

Sept. 5-13, Oct. 10 - Dec. 1 and Dec. 19- Jan. 15

Ducks, Coots and Mergansers  West Zone East Zone Coastal Zone

Ducks 6

Coots 15

Mergansers 5

three times the daily bag limit
Seasons to be set at later date.

 

Seasons to be set at later date.

 

Seasons to be set at later date.
Youth Waterfowl Hunts 

 

Seasons to be set at later date.

 

Seasons to be set at later date. Seasons to be set at later date. Same as regular season Same as regular season
Light Geese (Snow, Blue, Ross') 

 

Seasons to be set at later date.

 

 

Seasons to be set at later date.

 

Seasons to be set at later date. 20 No possession limit
White-fronted Geese (Specklebelly)  2 6 possession limit
Canada Goose 
Seasons to be set at later date.

Seasons to be set at later date.

Seasons to be set at later date.
   
3 dark geese        9 possession limit
1 daily in aggregatewith White-fronts 

Extended Falconry Season

Extended falconry mourning dove season will open from Sept. 13 - 29. Extended falconry woodcock season will open from Oct. 28 - Dec. 17 and will reopen from Feb. 1 - 11. The falconry daily bag limit will be three and possession limit of nine birds for all permitted migratory game birds during the extended falconry and regular hunting seasons. Extended falconry seasons for ducks, rails and gallinules will be set in August with the waterfowl regulations.