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Final 2010-2011 Migratory Game Bird and Crow Hunting Seasons

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Thursday, September 30, 2010

Rail and Common Moorhen

  • Season: Sept. 1 - Nov. 9, 2010 
    Shooting Hours: One-half hour before sunrise to sunset
    Bag Limits (daily/possession):
    • Clapper & king rails - 15/30 (singly or in aggregate)
    • Sora & Virginia rails - 25/25 (singly or in aggregate)
    • Common moorhen - 15/30
    • Purple gallinule - No Open Season

Mourning and White-winged Dove

  • Season:
    • First Phase - Oct. 2-25, 2010
    • Second Phase - Nov. 13-28, 2010
    • Third Phase - Dec. 11, 2010 - Jan. 9, 2011
  • Shooting Hours:
    • First Phase - 12 Noon to sunset
    • Second & Third phases - One-half hour before sunrise to sunset
  • Bag Limit (daily/possession): 15/30 (singly or in aggregate)

Snipe

  • Season: Nov. 1, 2010 - Feb. 15, 2011
  • Shooting Hours: One-half hour before sunrise to sunset
  • Bag Limit (daily/possession): 8/16

Woodcock

  • Season: Dec. 18, 2010 - Jan. 16, 2011
  • Shooting Hours: One-half hour before sunrise to sunset
  • Bag Limit (daily/possession): 3/6

Crow

  • Season: Aug. 14 - Oct. 31, 2010 (Saturdays and Sundays only) and Nov. 11, 2010 - Feb. 18, 2011.
  • Shooting Hours: One-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset
  • Bag Limit: No bag or possession limits.



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