Waterfowl Hunting

This page is dedicated to waterfowl hunting in Florida. To learn about issues related to waterfowl ecology and management, please visit our Florida's Waterfowl page.


2013-2014 Waterfowl Season Dates 

  • Early Canada Goose:  Sept. 7-25, 2013
  • September Teal and Wood Duck:  Sept. 21-25, 2013
  • Regular Season (Ducks, Coots, and Light Geese):  Nov. 23 - Dec. 1, 2013 and Dec. 7, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014
  • Regular Season Canada Goose:  Nov. 23, 2013 - Jan. 30, 2014 
  • Youth Duck and Goose:  Feb. 1-2, 2014

Season Brochures


Quota Permits

ADA Duck Blind

FWC and Other Hunt Areas

Helpful Links

 Check Station Harvest Data

 Report Duck Bands


FWC Facts:
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