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Small Game & Migratory Bird Seasons and Limits

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Small Game Hunting Season & Bag Limits

Species

Season Dates

Daily Bag Limit

Squirrel (Zone 1*)

Sept. 29, 2012 – Feb 28, 2013

8

Squirrel (Zone 2**)

Oct. 13, 2012 – Feb. 28, 2013

8

Squirrel (Zone 3***)

Oct. 27, 2012 – Feb. 28, 2013

8

Youth Squirrel Hunts – Private and authorized state and federal public lands – Youth 15 and under

Zone 1

Sept. 22 – 28, 2012

8

Zone 2

Oct. 6 – 12, 2012

8

Zone 3

Oct. 20 – 26, 2012

8

*Zone 1 – Areas north of Hwy. 82 plus those portions of Sunflower County and Washington County south of Hwy. 82.

**Zone 2 – Areas between Hwy. 82 and Hwy. 84 plus portions of the state south of Hwy. 84 and west of I-55.

***Zone 3 – Areas south of Hwy. 84 and east of I-55.

Species

Season Dates

Daily Bag Limit

Rabbit

Oct. 13, 2012 – Feb. 28, 2013

8

Bobwhite Quail

Nov. 22, 2012 – Mar. 2, 2013

8

Frog

Apr. 1 – Sept. 30, 2013

25/night

Raccoon

June 30 – Sept. 30, 2012

1 per party/night

Opossum, Raccoon, and Bobcat

Oct. 1 – 31, 2012 (Food and sport)

5/day; 8/party

Nov. 1, 2012 – Feb. 28, 2013 (Food, sport, and pelt)

no limit

Trapping

Nov. 1, 2012 – Feb. 28, 2013

no limit

Migratory Game Bird Season & Bag Limits

Species

Season Dates

Daily Bag Limit

Possession Limit

Canada Geese*

Sept. 1 – 15, 2012

5

10

Nov. 15, 2012 – Jan. 27, 2013

3

6

Mourning Doves and White-winged

(North Zone)**

Sept. 1 – 23, 2012

Oct. 13 – Nov. 11, 2012

Dec. 15, 2012 – Dec. 31, 2013

15 singly or in aggregate

30

Mourning Doves and White-winged

(South Zone)***

Sept. 1 – 9, 2012

Oct. 6 – Nov. 11, 2012

Dec. 21, 2012 – Jan. 13, 2013

15 singly or in aggregate

30

­Teal

Sept. 15 – 30, 2012

4

8

Rails (Sora & Virginia)

Sept. 22 – Nov. 30, 2012

25 singly or in aggregate

25

Rails (Clapper & King)

Sept. 22 – Nov. 30, 2012

15 singly or in aggregate

30

Moorhens & Gallinules

Sept. 22 – Nov. 30, 2012

15 singly or in aggregate

30

Crow

Nov. 5, 2012 – Feb. 26, 2013

no limit

no limit

Snipe

Nov. 14, 2012 – Feb. 28, 2013

8

16

Snow, Blue, & Ross’ Geese

Nov. 15, 2012 – Jan. 27, 2013

20

no limit

White-fronted Geese

Nov. 15, 2012 – Jan. 27, 2013

2

4

Brant

Nov. 15, 2012 – Jan. 27, 2013

1

4

Ducks, Mergansers, & Coots

Nov. 23 – 25, 2012

Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2012

Dec. 5, 2012 – Jan. 27, 2013

See below for species bag limit.

Woodcock

Dec. 18, 2012 – Jan. 31, 2013

3

6

Youth Waterfowl Weekend

Feb. 2 – 3, 2013

Bag limits & shooting hours are the same as the regular season.

Light Goose Conservation Order****

Oct. 1 – Nov. 14, 2012

Jan. 28 – Feb. 1, 2013

Feb. 4 – March 31, 2013

no limit

no limit

*Roebuck Lake in Leflore County is closed to Canada Goose hunting.

**(Dove North Zone) Areas north of U.S. Hwy. 84 plus areas south of U.S. Hwy. 84 and west of MS Hwy. 35.

***(Dove South Zone) Areas south of U.S. Hwy. 84 and east of MS Hwy. 35.

****To participate in the Light Goose Conservation Order, hunters need a valid Mississippi hunting license, state waterfowl stamp, and a free Light Goose Conservation Order permit. Hunters can obtain a permit by calling 601-432-2199.

Daily Bag Limits / Possession Limits:

Possession Limit is twice the daily bag limit for all migratory game birds except on opening day unless otherwise noted.

Ducks – A total of 6 ducks, including no more than 4 mallards (no more than 2 of which may be females), 1 mottled duck, 3 wood ducks, 2 redheads, 4 scaup, 1 black duck, 1 canvasback, and 2 pintails. Possession limit is twice the daily bag limit.

Mergansers – A total of 5, only 2 of which may be hooded mergansers. Possession limit is twice the daily bag limit.

Coots - 15 Daily. Possession limit is twice the daily bag limit.

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