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Game Bird Hunting: General Season Dates

September 3, 2018

A young hunter shows off her bird during a youth pheasant hunt.

Western Oregon Fee Pheasant Hunt

(See e-regulations at myodfw.com for requirements and bag limits)

Denman Wildlife Area - Sept. 17 — Oct. 5E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area - Oct. 1 — 31Fern Ridge Wildlife Area (open units: E and W Coyote, Fisher Butte and Royal Amazon) - Sept. 10 — Oct. 7Sauvie Island Wildlife Area (open unit: Eastside) - Sept. 17 — 30

2018 Controlled Fall Turkey

Application period: July 1 to Sept. 13

Tags available: 50

Oct. 6 — 21

Open area: White River Management Unit (Unit 41) and that part of the Biggs Management Unit (Unit 43) west of the Deschutes River

2018 General Fall Turkey

Eastern Oregon, Blue Mountain (See myodfw.com for open areas)

Oct. 6 — Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 — 31. From Dec. 1 — Dec. 31, hunting is allowed only on private lands not owned or controlled by any state, county or federal agency.

Daily bag limit: One turkey of either sex

Tags: A maximum of 600 tags will be issued on a first-come, first-serve basis online or anywhere ODFW licenses are sold.

Tag Sales Deadline: Hunters may purchase tags beginning Sept. 20 through the end of the season or until the tag limit is reached.

Northeast (See myodfw.com for open areas)

Oct. 6 — Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 — Dec. 31. From Dec. 1 — Dec. 31, hunting is allowed only on private lands not owned or controlled by any state, county or federal agency.

Daily Bag Limit: One turkey of either sex

Tags: A maximum of 450 tags will be issued on a first-come, first serve basis online or anywhere ODFW licenses are sold.

Tag Sale Deadline: Hunters may purchase tags beginning Sept. 20 through the end of the season or until the tag limit is reached.

Western Oregon (See myodfw.com for open areas)

Oct. 15 — Dec. 31

Daily Bag Limit: One turkey of either sex

Tags: A maximum of 4,000 tags will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis online or anywhere ODFW licenses are sold.

Tag Sale Deadline: Hunters may purchase tags beginning Sept. 20 through the end of the season or until the tag limit is reached.

Migratory Game

Youth Waterfowl Hunt (see season dates and hunt requirements on myodfw.com)

Mourning Dove

Statewide, Sept. 1 — Oct. 30

Daily bag limit: 15

Possession limit: 45

Band-tailed Pigeon

Statewide, Sept. 15 — Sept. 23

Daily bag limit: 2

Possession limit: 6

Duck and Merganser

Zone 1, Oct. 13 — 28 and Oct. 31 — Jan. 27, 2019Zone 1 Scaup, Nov. 3 — Jan. 27, 2019Zone 2, Oct. 6 — Nov. 25 and Nov. 28 — Jan 20, 2019Zone 2 Scaup, Oct. 6 — Nov 25 and Nov. 28 — Jan 1, 2019

Coot

Statewide, Concurrent with duck seasons listed by zone

Daily bag limit: 25

Possession limit: 75

Wilson’s Snipe

Zone 1, Nov. 3 — Feb. 17, 2019

Daily bag limit: 8

Possession limit: 24

Zone 2, Concurrent with duck seasons

Daily bag limit: 8

Possession limit: 24

Brant

Statewide, Nov. 24 — Dec. 9

Daily bag limit: 2

Possession limit: 6

Crow

Statewide, Oct. 1 — Jan. 31, 2019

No limits

2018 September Canada Goose Season

Northwest Permit Zone, Sept. 8 — 16

Daily bag limit: 5 Canada Geese

Possession limit: 15 Canada Geese

Southwest Zone, Sept. 8 — 12

Daily bag limit: 5 Canada Geese

Possession limit: 15 Canada Geese

All Eastern Oregon Cos, Sept. 8 — 12

Daily bag limit: 5 Canada Geese

Possession limit: 15 Canada Geese

See myodfw.com/game-bird-hunting/ for regular goose seasons.

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