Turkey Hunting Regulations
3 gobblers per season, including Special Opportunity Season.
Reporting – NEW
All turkey hunters are required to have a Harvest Record for the current season. Additionally, all harvest must be reported within 72 hours through Georgia Game Check.
How to Report Your Turkey:
Cell Phone Handy?
If you have a cell phone and available service, enter the harvest date and county on the Harvest Record through the Outdoors Georgia App or online at www.gooutdoorsgeorgia.com before moving the turkey from the site of the kill.
No Service? No Problem!
Log It—Enter the harvest date and county on your paper Harvest Record before moving the turkey from the site of the kill.
Report It—Within 72 hours of the kill, report your harvest by going online to Georgia Game Check or calling 1-800-366-2661.
Record It—Copy the confirmation number received onto your paper Harvest Record.
SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY SEASON
For youth 16 years of age and younger and mobility impaired persons (i.e. confined to wheelchair, hemiplegia, monoplegia, paraplegia, or single-leg amputation above the knee). Such hunters must be accompanied by an adult (18 years or older) who can call but may not take or attempt to take a turkey. This season does not apply to public lands unless otherwise specified.