Residents & Nonresidents: An appropriate hunting license (see License & Permits) or proof of exemption. However, a 5-day nonresident hunting license is not valid for quail hunting.
Seasons on public lands may vary from statewide seasons. Consult public lands section beginning on Department-Managed Area Rules.
Dates & Open Areas
Nov. 8, 2014-Feb. 15, 2015; statewide.
10 daily, 20 in possession after the first day.
Official sunrise to official sunset. For sunrise/sunset table, see here.
Legal Means of Taking
Shotgun (conventional or muzzleloading), archery equipment, legal raptors and as otherwise provided under General Hunting Regulations.
At no time may any quail or covey be shot while resting on the ground, commonly called “pot shooting.”
For hunter orange requirements, see E-Check.
Regulations in red are new this year.
Purple text indicates an important note.