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Waterfowl Dates

Migratory game bird hunting seasons and bag limits typically have not been finalized in past years in time to be included in the DNR Hunting & Trapping Regulations Guide.

Waterfowl Dates

Game Birds

Pheasant season is from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15, 2016. A valid hunting license and Indiana game bird habitat stamp privilege are required to hunt pheasants.

Game Birds

What's New in 2016

Three notable changes are in place for the 2016-17 hunting and trapping seasons. The first involves certain rifles for deer hunting, sometimes referred to as high-powered rifles.

What's New in 2016

Bonus Antlerless Deer

The fundamental approach to controlling white-tailed deer populations is to harvest female deer. Hunters have the opportunity to help in this management effort by participating in the bonus antlerless program.

Bonus Antlerless Deer

Indiana Hunting Regulations

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