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Hunting

Black Bear, Archery (WMUs 2B, 5C and 5D): Sept. 21-Nov. 29. Only 1 bear may be taken during the license year.

DEER, ARCHERY (Antlered and Antlerless) Statewide: Sept. 21- Nov. 29 and Dec. 26-Jan. 25, 2020. One antlerless deer with each required antlerless license. One antlered deer per hunting license year.

Elk, Archery (Antlered or Antlerless): Sept. 14-28.

CROWS: July 5-April 12, on Friday, Saturday and Sunday only. No limit.

Falconry

SQUIRRELS (combined): Sept. 2-March 31, 2020 (6 daily, 18 possession).

BOBWHITE QUAIL: Sept. 2-March 31, 2020 (8 daily, 24 possession).

RUFFED GROUSE: Sept. 2-March 31, 2020 (2 daily, 6 possession).

COTTONTAIL RABBITS: Sept. 2-March 31, 2020 (4 daily, 12 possession).

SNOWSHOE OR VARYING HARES: Sept. 2-March 31, 2020 (1 daily, 3 possession).

RINGNECK PHEASANTS (Male or Female combined): Sept. 2-March 31, 2020 (2 daily, 6 possession)

Map of Wildlife Management Units = (WMUs)

Waterfowl and Migratory Game Bird seasons and bag limits

CANADA GEESE
Southern James Bay Population Zone: Sept. 2-25* (1 daily, 3 in possession), Oct. 12-Nov. 29 and Dec. 16-Jan. 25 (3 daily, 9 in possession). * In western Crawford County, the season runs Sept. 2-14.

Resident Population Zone: Sept. 2-25 (8 daily, 24 in possession), Oct. 26-Nov. 29, Dec. 16-Jan. 18, and Jan. 31-Feb. 22 (5 daily, 15 in possession).

Atlantic Population Zone: Sept. 2-25 (8 daily, 24 in possession), Nov. 19-29 and Dec. 27-Jan. 18 (2 daily, 6 in possession).

WEBLESS BIRDS & BRANT
Doves, Statewide: Sept. 2-Nov. 29 and Dec. 21-Jan. 4 (15 daily, 45 in possession).

Gallinules, Statewide: Sept. 2-Nov. 21 (3 daily, 9 in possession).

Virginia & Sora Rails (combined), Statewide: Sept. 2-Nov. 21 (3 daily, 9 in possession).

YOUTH WATERFOWL DAYS
Licensed junior hunters ages 12-16 can hunt ducks, mergansers, Canada geese, coots and gallinules. Statewide: Sept. 14. Lake Erie Zone: Oct. 19. Northwest Zone: Dec. 21. North Zone: Jan. 18. South Zone: Jan. 25.

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