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Major Changes for 2013-2014
Major regulation and rule changes for this season are listed below. There are many other changes not listed here. Hunters are responsible for learning requirements and regulations pertaining to the types of hunting they pursue.
- Two new public hunting areas have been established in the Southwest Region: Lower Hillsborough WMA (2,775 acres in Hillsborough County) and Weekiwachee WMA (2,850 acres in Hernando County. See Southwest Region WMAs for hunting opportunities on these areas.
- Hunting Zone D has been modified to include that portion of Wakulla County located south of U.S. Highway 98, east of Spring Creek Road and west of the Wakulla and St. Marks rivers. See Hunting Seasons and Bag Limits for updated Hunting Zone C and D map.
- Changes to the guest permit now give quota permit holders the flexibility of taking a different guest each day of their quota hunt.
- Air guns may now be used to take rabbits and gray squirrels on private and public lands (wildlife management areas).
Regulations in red are new this year.
Purple text indicates an important note.
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