Regulations & Seasons
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Important Hunting Information Dates

Questions

2017 Hunting Season Licenses Available

December 1, 2016

2017 Spring Turkey Pamphlet Available - Online

Early March 2017

2017 Spring Turkey Pamphlet Available - Printed Copy

Late March 2017

2017 Big Game Hunting Seasons and Rules Available - Online

Mid-April 2017

2017 Big Game Hunting Seasons and Rules Available - Printed Copy

Late April 2017

2017 Raffle Tickets Must Be Purchased By

July 15, 2017

2017 Migratory Waterfowl and Upland Game Seasons Available - Online

Mid-June 2017

2017 Migratory Waterfowl and Upland Game Seasons Available - Printed Copy

Late June 2017

Application Related Dates

2017 Spring Bear Special Permit Application Available

January 2-February 28, 2017

2017 Spring Bear Special Permit Submission Due

February 28, 2017

2017 Multi-Season Permits Application Available

December 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017

2017 Multi-Season Permit Submission Deadline

March 31, 2017

2016 Special Permit Application Available

April 18-May 18, 2016

2016 Special Permit Application Submission Due

May 18, 2016

2017 Multi-Season Tag Purchase Deadline (if drawn)

July 31, 2017

Harvest Report Related Dates

2016 Game Status and Trend Report

November 2016

Harvest Report for Previous Year Estimated Availability

Mid-May

Band-Tailed Pigeon Harvest Report Deadline

September 30, 2016

Big Game Harvest Report Due
(for Incentive Permit Drawing Eligibility)

January 10, 2017

Big Game Harvest Report Deadline

No later than January 31, 2017,
unless your special hunt or
late season goes past this date.

Turkey Harvest Report Deadline

January 31, 2017

Brant Harvest Report Deadline

February 15, 2017

Sea Duck Harvest Report Deadline

February 15, 2017

Snow Goose Harvest Report Deadline

February 15, 2017