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White-fronted Goose Seasons & Areas

White-fronted Goose Seasons, Limits & Hunt Area Descriptions


October 1, 2022 – January 13, 2023

Area 1 includes all lands and waters within the Fort Hall Indian Reservation, including private in-holdings, and the following counties: Bannock, Bear Lake, Benewah, Bingham, Bonner, Bonneville, Boundary, Butte, Caribou, Clark, Fremont, Jefferson, Kootenai, Madison, the portion of Power County east of State Highway 37 and State Highway 39, Shoshone, Teton, and Valley (see orange area on map).


October 19, 2022 – January 31, 2023

Area 2 includes all parts of the state NOT included in Area 1 and 3 (see yellow area on map).


November 7, 2022 – February 19, 2023

Area 3 includes the following counties: Ada, Boise, Canyon, Cassia, Elmore, Gem, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka, Owyhee, Payette, Twin Falls, and Washington counties (see green area on map).

Closures: In the Southwest Region, Fort Boise and Payette River WMAs, and that portion of the Roswell Marsh Wildlife Habitat Area south of State Highway 18, and the Snake River Islands Unit of the Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge will be closed February 1 – March 10, 2023.

White-fronted Goose Seasons Map