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1998-99 HUNTING SEASON DATES


DEER SEASON DATES

WATERFOWL SEASON DATES

SMALL GAME SEASON DATES

Ruffed Grouse & Gray Squirrel: Oct. 3 - Dec. 5 and Dec. 14 - Feb.15, 1999 (Dec. Shotgun Either-Sex Season exceptions)

Muzzleloader Squirrel: Oct. 3 - Nov. 6 and Jan. 18 - Feb. 15, 1999

Pheasant: Nov. 7 - Dec. 5 and Dec. 14 - Jan. 2, 1999 (Dec. Shotgun Either-Sex Season exceptions)
Dec. 14 - Feb. 15, 1999 (Within designated areas only; Dec. Shotgun Either-Sex Season exceptions)

Cottontail Rabbit, Bobwhite, Quail, Chukar: Nov. 7 - Dec.5 and Dec.14 - Feb. 15, 1999 (Dec. Shotgun Either-Sex Season exceptions)

Woodchuck: March 6 - Sept. 24, 1999

Spring Wild Turkey:

Segment A: Monday, April 26, 1999 - Friday, April 30, 1999
Segment B: Monday, May 3, 1999 - Friday, May 7, 1999
Segment C: Monday May 10, 1999 - Friday, May 14, 1999
Segment D: Monday, May 17, 1999 - Friday, May 21, 1999 and Monday, May 24, 1999 - Friday, May 28, 1999
Segment E: Saturday, May 1; Saturday, May 8; Saturday, May 15; and Saturday, May 22, 1999

Crow: August 3, 1998 - Mar. 13, 1999 (M-TH-FRI-SAT ONLY)(Dec. Shotgun Either-Sex Season exceptions)

Fox: Bow Only Oct. 3 - Nov. 6; Shotgun/Bow Nov. 7 - Feb. 15, 1999

Raccoon/Opossum: Oct. 1, 1998 - Mar. 1, 1999

Coyote: Jan. 30, 1999 - Feb. 15, 1999


1998 - 1999 Deer Season Dates

FALL BOW SEASON

Zones 13, 36, 42 & 49 Sept. 12 - Oct. 30, 1998 Bag limit 2 deer, either sex, plus bonus tags (NOTE: Must harvest antlerless deer before taking an antlered buck through Oct. 2)
Statewide Oct. 3 - Oct. 30, 1998 Bag limit 2 deer, either sex; bonus tags in some zones

PERMIT BOW SEASON

Zones 13, 36, 42 & 49 Oct. 31 - Dec. 31, 1998 Bag limit 2 deer, either sex, per permit, plus bonus tags
Statewide Oct. 31 - Nov. 28, 1998 Bag limit 2 deer, either sex; bonus tags in some zones

MUZZLELOADER SEASON

Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 14, 15, 19, 21-24, 26, 28-31, 1998 and Jan. 1 & 2, 1999 Bag limit 2 deer, either sex, per permit; bonus tags in some zones

SIX-DAY FIREARM SEASON (Statewide)

Dec. 7 - 12, 1998 Bag limit 2 antlered deer

PERMIT SHOTGUN SEASON (By zone)

1 day zones Dec. 16, 1998 Bag limit 1 deer, either sex, per permit
3 day zones Dec. 16, 17, & 18, 1998 Bag limit 2 deer, either sex, per permit
7 day zones Dec. 16, 17 & 18, 1998 and Jan. 15, 16, 22 & 23, 1999 Bag limit 3 deer, either sex, per permit
16 day zones Dec. 16, 17 & 18, 1998 and Jan. 9 -23, 1999 Bag limit 4 deer, either sex, per permit
22 day zones Dec. 16, 17 & 18, 1998 and Jan. 9 - 30, 1999 Bag limit 5 deer, either sex, per permit
23 day zones Dec. 12, 16, 17 & 18, 1998 and Jan. 9 - 30, 1999 Bag limit 5 deer, either sex, per permit (NOTE: only antlerless deer may be taken on Dec. 12, 1998)
27 day zones Dec. 8 - 12, 16, 17 & 18, 1998 and Jan. 9 - 30, 1999 Bag limit 5 deer, either sex, per permit (NOTE: only antlerless deer may be taken on Dec. 8 - 12, 1998)
31day zones Nov. 23, 24 & 25 and Dec. 7 - 12, 16, 17 & 18, 1998 and Jan. 9 - 30, 1999 Bag limit 5 deer, either sex, per permit, (NOTE: only antlerless deer may be taken on Nov.23, 24 & 25 and Dec. 7 - 12, 1998)

WINTER BOW SEASON (Statewide)

Jan. 1 - 30, 1999 Bag limit 2 deer, either sex, bonus tags in some zones

NOTE: Season dates vary for special areas.


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