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2015-16 Migratory Game Bird Seasons

migratory Game birds and crows

OPEN AREA
(see zone maps and descriptions below)

OPEN SEASON
(all dates inclusive)

DAILY BAG LIMIT

POSSESSION LIMIT

Youth Waterfowl Hunts

See season dates and hunt requirements on Youth Hunting Opportunities.

Mourning Dove

Statewide

Sept. 1 – Oct. 30

15

45

Band-tailed Pigeona

Statewide

Sept. 15 – Sept. 23

2

6

Ducka and Merganser

Zone 1

Oct. 17 – Nov. 1 & Nov. 4 – Jan. 31, 2016

See footnote (b)

See footnote (b)

Zone 1 Scaup

Nov. 7 – Jan. 31, 2016

Zone 2

Oct. 10 – Dec. 6 & Dec. 9 – Jan. 24, 2016

Zone 2 Scaup

Oct. 10 – Dec. 6 & Dec. 9 – Jan. 5, 2016

Coot

Statewide

Concurrent with duck seasons listed by zone

25

75

Wilson’s Snipe

Zone 1

Nov. 7 – Feb. 21, 2016

8

24

Zone 2

Concurrent with duck season

Branta

Statewide

Nov. 28 – Dec. 13

2

6

September Canada Goose Season

Northwest Permit Zonec

Sept. 12 – Sep. 20

5 Canada Geese

15 Canada Geese

Southwest Zone

Sept. 12 – Sep. 15

All Eastern Oregon Zones

Sept. 12 – Sep. 15

Note: Some areas open during regular goose season are closed during this season. See State & Federal Refuge Area Regulations and State Wildlife Area Regulations.
Note: A Northwest Goose Permit is not needed to hunt during this season.

Regular Goose Seasons

Note: Canada Geese are all types of Canada geese including cackling and Aleutian Canada geese. White geese are snow and Ross’ geese. White-fronted geese are also known as specklebelly geese.

Canada Geese

White-Fronted Geese

White Geese

Canada Geese

White-Fronted Geese

White Geese

Northwest Permit Zonec

Oct. 24 – Nov. 1 & Nov. 21 – Jan. 12, 2016 & Feb. 6 – Mar. 10, 2016

4d

10

6

12d

30

18

Southwest Zone

Oct. 17 – Nov. 1 & Nov. 8 – Jan. 31, 2016

4

10

6

12

30

18

South Coast Zone

Oct. 3 – Nov. 29 & Dec. 19 – Jan. 14, 2016 & Feb. 20 – Mar. 10, 2016e

6

10

6

18

30

18

Klamath, Lake, Harney & Malheur Cos Zone Canada Goose

Oct. 10 – Dec. 6 & Dec. 20 – Jan. 31, 2016

4

12

Klamath, Lake, Harney & Malheur Cos Zone White and White-fronted Goose

Oct. 10 – Dec. 6
& Jan. 24 – Mar. 10, 2016f

10g

6h

30g

18h

Eastern Oregon Zone

Oct. 17 – Nov. 1 & Nov. 8 – Jan. 31, 2016

4

10

6

12

30

18

Crow

Statewide

Oct. 1 – Jan 31, 2016

No Limit

No Limit

Regulations in red are new this year.

Purple text indicates an important note.

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