Opportunity for public comment: July 13 - August 6, 2018.
The Commission reclassified red squirrels to an Upland Game animal at their August 2017 meeting.
This reclassification was formalized by the Legislature during the 2018 legislative session.
Red squirrels are widespread and abundant, and considered upland game animals in many states. The Department proposes a red squirrel season, concurrent with rabbit and hare seasons, as follows:
August 30 – March 31
Daily bag: 8