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SQUIRREL SEASON: SEPTEMBER 1- JANUARY 31

 

 

MOURNING DOVE: SEPTEMBER 1

 

 

WHITETAIL DEER(BOW): SEPTEMBER 27-FEBRUARY 1

 

 

WHITETAIL DEER(YOUTH): NOVEMBER 22-NOVEMBER 23

 

 

WHITETAIL DEER(GUN): DECEMBER 1-DECEMBER 7

 

 

WHITETAIL DEER(MUZZLE): JANUARY 2-JANUARY 5

 

 

RUFFED GROUSE: OCTOBER 11-JANUARY 31

 

 

COTTONTAIL RABBIT: NOVEMBER 7- FEBRUARY 28

 

 

PHEASANT/CHUKAR: NOVEMBER 7- JANUARY 4

 

 

BOBWHITE QUAIL: NOVEMBER 7- NOVEMBER 30

 

 

FOX, RACCOON, SKUNK: NOVEMBER 10-JANUARY 31

OPOSSUM, WEASEL: NOVEMBER 10-JANUARY 31

 

 

CROW(FRI-SUN ONLY): JUNE 6- MARCH 7

 

 

COYOTE: NO CLOSED SEASON

 

 

WILD BOAR: NO CLOSED SEASON

 

 

GROUNDHOG: CLOSED DURING DEEER GUN SEASON

 

 

WILD TURKEY(FALL): OCTOBER 13-NOVEMBER 30

 

 

WILD TURKEY(SPRING): APRIL 20-MAY 17