2016-2017 Wilson's Snipe (Common Snipe or Jacksnipe) Seasons & Regulations
- Regular Season
|Animal||Daily Bag Limit||Possession Limit|
|Wilson's Snipe (Common snipe or Jacksnipe)||8 birds||24 birds|
One-half hour before sunrise to sunset.
All migratory game bird hunters must have a valid hunting license.
Texas Migratory Game Bird Stamp Endorsement
Required to hunt any migratory game bird (waterfowl, coot, rail, gallinule, snipe, dove, sandhill crane, and woodcock). A valid Federal Duck Stamp and HIP Certification are also required of waterfowl hunters 16 years of age or older.
Harvest Information Program
When you purchase a hunting license, indicate to the license clerk that you intend to hunt migratory game birds and need to be HIP certified by answering a few simple questions.