Outdoors

2012-13 hunting calendar

Missouri

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Coyotes:

May 7-March 31; unlimited.

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Groundhogs:

May 7-Dec. 15; unlimited.

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Squirrels:

May 26-Feb. 15; 10 daily, 20 possession.

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Doves:

Sept. 1-Nov. 9; 15 daily, 30 possession.

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Snipe:

Sept. 1-Dec. 16; 8 daily, 16 possession.

• Rail:

Sept. 1-Nov. 9; 25 daily, 25 possession.

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Teal:

Sept. 8-23; 4 daily, 8 possession.

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Deer and turkey (archery):

Sept. 15-Nov. 9 and Nov. 21-Jan. 15; see Wildlife Code for limits.

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Turkeys (firearms):

Oct. 1-31; 2 of either sex in season.

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Deer (firearms):

Urban: Oct. 5-8. Youth: Nov. 3-4 and Dec. 29-30. Statewide: Nov. 10-20. Antlerless: Nov. 21-Dec. 2. Alternative methods: Dec. 15-25. See Wildlife Code for limits.

• Rabbits:

Oct. 1-Feb. 15; 6 daily, 12 possession..

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Woodcock:

Oct. 15-Nov. 28; 3 daily, 6 possession.

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Canada geese:

Oct. 6-14 and Nov. 22-Jan. 31; 3 daily, 6 possession.

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Youth waterfowl:

North Zone: Oct. 20-21. Middle Zone: Oct. 27-28. South Zone: Nov. 17-18; 6 daily, 12 possession for ducks; 3 daily, 6 possession for Canada geese; 20 daily for light geese (restrictions apply).

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Ducks (regular season):

North Zone: Oct. 27-Dec. 25. Middle Zone: Nov. 3-Jan. 1. South Zone: Nov. 22-Jan. 20; 6 daily, 12 possession (restrictions apply).

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Light geese:

Oct. 27-Jan. 31; 20 daily, unlimited possession.

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Youth pheasants and quail:

Oct. 27-28; 2 daily, 4 possession for pheasants, 8 daily, 16 possession for quail.

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Pheasants:

North Zone: Nov. 1-Jan. 15. Southeast Zone: Dec. 1-12. 2 daily, 4 possession for North Zone, 1 daily, 1 possession for Southeast Zone.

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Quail:

Nov. 1-Jan. 15; 8 daily, 16 possession.

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White-fronted geese:

Nov. 22-Jan. 31; 2 daily, 4 possession.

Kansas

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Rabbits:

Open year-around.; 10 daily, 30 possession.

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Squirrels:

June 1-Feb. 28; 5 daily, 20 possession.

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Doves:

Sept. 1-Oct. 31 and Nov. 3-11; 15 daily, 30 possession.

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Snipe

: Sept. 1-Dec. 16; 8 daily, 16 possession.

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Rail:

Sept.1-Nov. 9; 25 daily, unlimited.

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Deer (firearms):

Youth and disability: Sept. 7-16. Muzzleloader: Sept. 17-30. regular: Nov. 28-Dec. 9. Extended whitetail antlerless only: Jan. 1-13. Extended whitetail antlerless only for Units 7, 8 and 15 only: Jan. 14-20; see regulations for limits.

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Teal:

Low Plains Zone: Sept. 8-23. High Plains Zone: Sept. 15-23. 4 daily, 8 possession.

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Prairie chicken:

Early segment in East and Northwest zones: Sept. 15-Oct. 15. Regular season in East and Northwest zones: Nov. 17-Jan. 31. Southwest Zone: Nov. 17-Dec. 31. 2 daily, 8 possession in East and Northwest zones, 1 daily, 4 possession in Southwest Zone..

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Deer (archery):

Sept. 17-Dec. 31; see regulations for limits.

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Turkey (firearms and archery):

Oct. 1-Nov. 27, Dec. 10-31 and Jan. 14-31; see regulations for limits.

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Youth waterfowl:

High Plains and Low Plains Early zones: Sept. 29-30. Low Plains Late Zone: Oct. 20-21. Southeast Zone: Nov. 3-4. 6 daily, 12 possession (restrictions apply).

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Ducks:

Low Plains Early Zone: Oct. 6-Dec. 2 and Dec. 15-30. High Plains Zone: Oct. 6-Dec. 30 and Jan. 19-27. Low Plains Late Zone: Oct. 27-Dec. 30 and Jan. 19-27. Low Plains Southeast Zone: Nov. 15-Jan. 27. 6 daily, 12 possession (restrictions apply).

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Canada geese:

Oct. 27-Nov. 4 and Nov. 7-Feb. 10; 3 daily, 6 possession.

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Light geese:

Oct. 27-Nov. 4 and Nov. 7-Feb. 10; 20 daily, unlimited.

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White-fronted geese:

Oct. 27-Dec. 30 and Feb. 2-10; 2 daily, 4 possession.

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Youth pheasant and quail:

Nov. 3-4; 2 rooster pheasants daily, 4 quail daily.

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Quail:

Nov. 10-Jan. 31; 8 daily, 32 possession.

• Pheasants:

Nov. 10-Jan. 31; 4 roosters daily, 16 possession.

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Sandhill cranes:

Nov. 7-Jan. 3; 3 daily, 6 possession.

Nebraska

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Ducks:

Zone 1

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Oct. 13-Dec. 25. Zone 2: Low Plains: Oct. 6-Dec. 18. High Plains: Oct. 6-Dec. 18 and Jan. 2-23

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Zone 3: Low Plains: Oct. 1-Jan. 1. High Plains: Oct. 20-Jan. 1 and Jan. 2-23. Zone 4: Oct. 6-Dec. 18. 6 daily, 12 possession (restrictions apply).

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Dark geese:

East Unit: Oct. 6-14 and Oct. 27-Jan. 30. North-central Unit: Oct6 –Jan. 18. Niobrara Unit: Oct. 27-Feb. 8. Platte River Unit: Oct. 27-Feb. 8. Panhandle Unit: Nov. 10-Feb. 8. 3 daily, 6 possession.

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Light geese:

Oct. 6-Jan. 4 and Jan. 26-Feb. 8; 20 daily, unlimited possession.

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Pheasants:

Oct. 27-Jan. 31; 6 daily, 24 possession.

• Quail:

Oct. 27-Jan. 31; 6 daily, 24 possession.

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Deer:

Statewide buck: Sept. 15-Dec. 3. Archery: Sept. 15-Dec. 31. November firearms: Nov. 10-18. Muzzleloader: Dec. 1-31. See wildlife regulations for limits.

Iowa

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Ducks:

North Zone: Sept. 22-26 and Oct. 13-Dec. 6. South Zone: Sept. 22-26 and Oct. 20-Dec. 13. Missouri River Zone: Sept. 22-26 and Oct. 27-Dec. 20. 6 daily, 12 possession (restrictions apply).

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Canada geese:

North Zone: Sept. 29-Jan. 4. South Zone: Oct. 6-Jan. 11. Missouri River Zone: Oct. 13-Jan. 18. 2 daily, 4 possession from Sept. 29-Oct. 31 and 3 daily, 6 possession from Nov. 1 until the end of the season.

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Light geese:

North Zone: Sept. 29-Jan. 13. South Zone: Oct. 6-Jan. 18. Missouri River Zone: Oct. 13-Jan. 18. 20 daily, unlimited possession.

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Pheasants:

Oct. 27-Jan. 10; 3 daily, 12 possession.

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Quail:

Oct. 27-Jan. 31; 8 daily, 16 possession.

South Dakota • Pheasants:

Oct. 20-Jan. 6; 3 daily, 15 possession.

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Quail:

Oct. 20-Jan. 6; 5 daily, 15 possession.

• Sharptail and ruffed grouse, prairie chickens:

Sept. 15-Jan. 6; 3 daily in aggregate, 15 possession.

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