Migratory Game Bird Seasons and Rules
The sections below are split into smaller files focused on the categories listed.
Includes — Table of contents, Getting started / What's new, key dates
– Pages 1-7 [PDF, 674 KB]
Duck and Goose Seasons
Includes seasons for Wilson's Snipe, American Coot, and Canadian,
White-fronted and Light Geese
– Pages 8-12 [PDF, 1.9 MB]
Mourning Doves, Sandhill Crane, and Crow
– Pages 12-13 [PDF, 288 KB]
– Pages 14-17 [PDF, 472 KB]
Game Bird Identification
– Pages 18-21 [PDF, 747 KB]
General Rules and Information
– Pages 22-27 [PDF, 424 KB]
License, Tag, and Permit Fees
– Pages 28-36 [PDF, 1.6 MB]
- Federal Migratory Game Bird Harvest Information Program Validation — REQUIRED
- Nontoxic Shot — REQUIRED
- Federal Migratory Bird Stamp (All hunters 16 or older) — REQUIRED
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:30 PM MDT
Friday, March 15, 2019 - 6:00 PM MDT
The Rules Brochures
Online rules brochures are created in PDF file format. They are produced to keep the online display as close as possible to the printed version.
Printed copies of the rules brochure can be picked up, without charge, at local license vendors or by calling 208-334-3700 to receive a copy by mail.
To view Idaho Fish and Game administrative rules and code, visit the Office of Administrative Rules on the Idaho Department of Administration website.
To advertise in future Idaho Fish and Game rules brochures, call: Rotary Offset Press: 1-253-216-1256.