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Upland Game Bird, Migratory Bird And Waterfowl Season Closures
Wednesday, November 24, 2004
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This news release was archived on Friday, December 24, 2004

Sandhill Crane in Flight, Closeup

Grus canadensis

Some upland game bird, webless migratory bird and waterfowl gun hunting seasons close soon.

Swan season in the Pacific Flyway closes Dec. 1.

Mountain grouse season closes Dec. 15, while other upland game bird seasons continue to Jan. 1, 2005 except sage grouse season, which closed Nov. 1.

Among the webless migratory bird seasons, common snipe season closes Dec. 16 and sandhill crane season in the Central Flyway closed Nov. 21.

Because season dates vary by species and area, please check the regulations for details.