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2014 - 2015

Waterfowl Regulations

  1. Definitions
    Waterfowl hunting terms
  2. General Rules
    Licenses, permits, stamps, hunting hours & more
  3. Methods
    Legal hunting methods for waterfowl
  4. Bag & Possession Limits for Ducks
    Teal, duck, merganser, coot & falconry
  5. Bag & Possession Limits for Geese
    Light & dark geese
  1. Bag & Possession Limits for Sandhill Cranes
    Limits by zones, permits & stamps
  2. Light Goose Conservation Order
    Rules, methods & limits for the special season
  3. Species Identification
    Descriptions of legal, endangered & non-game species
  4. Waterfowl Banding Maps
    Key information on species and migration patterns
  5. Nontoxic Shot Lethality Table
    Proven nontoxic shot loads

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