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2013–2014 Early Migratory Game Bird Seasons & Bag Limits

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2013–2014 Early Migratory Game Bird Seasons & Bag Limits

Species

Open Season

Location

Bag Limit

Possession Limit

Clapper & King Rails

Sept. 2–Nov. 9

All counties

10 per day

(no more than 1 king rail)

20

Mourning Dove

Sept. 2–Oct. 5

Nov. 6–Nov. 29

Dec. 21–Jan. 1

All counties

15 per day

30

Snipe

Sept. 25–Nov. 29

Dec. 16–Jan. 25

All counties

8 per day

16

Sora & Virginia Rails

Sept. 2–Nov. 9

All counties

25 per day

25

Woodcock

Oct. 31–Nov. 29

Jan. 11–Jan. 25

All counties

3 per day

6

2013 September Resident Canada Goose Seasons & Bag Limits

Open Season

Location

Bag Limit

Possession Limit

Early Resident Goose Season

Eastern Zone

Sept. 2–Sept. 14

Calvert, Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Harford, Kent, Queen Anne’s, St. Mary’s, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico & Worcester counties; and that part of Anne Arundel County east of Interstate 895, Interstate 97 and Route 3; and that part of Prince George’s County east of Route 3 and Route 301; and that part of Charles County east of Route 301 to the Virginia line.

8 per day

16

Early Resident Goose Season

Western Zone

Sept. 2–Sept. 25

Allegany, Baltimore, Carroll, Frederick, Garrett, Howard, Montgomery & Washington counties; and that part of Anne Arundel County west of Interstate 895, Interstate 97 and Route 3; and that part of Prince George’s County west of Route 3 and Route 301; and that part of Charles County west of Route 301 to the Virginia line.

8 per day

16

Special Hunting Methods for Resident Canada Geese During September Seasons Only: Shotguns capable of holding more than three shells may be used to take resident Canada geese. Shooting hours for resident Canada geese are from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset.

Regulations in red are new this year.

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