Ducks, Mergansers & Coots Regulations
For license requirements, possession limits, public lands, shooting hours, legal means of taking and other migratory bird/waterfowl hunting restrictions see Migratory Game Bird Regulations
Dates & Open Areas
Panhandle Counties (High Plains Mallard Management Unit)
- Oct. 10 – Jan. 6.
- Youth, Veteran & Active Military Waterfowl Days: Oct. 3 & Feb. 6.
Zones 1 & 2
- Nov. 14-29 & Dec. 5 – Jan. 31.
- Youth, Veteran & Active Military Waterfowl Days: Nov. 7 & Feb. 6.
Duck Hunting Zones
Six combined of any species of duck. The daily limit may include no more than five mallards (only two may be hens), three wood ducks, two redheads, two canvasbacks, one scaup and one pintail.
Five. The daily limit may include no more than two hooded mergansers (shown left).