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Connecticut Bird Hunting

Seasons Span October 15 – 
February 28, 2017

Connecticut Bird Hunting

 

Resident License Fees:
$19 

Non-Resident License Fees:
$91 

Special Permits:
Pheasant Tag $28

Purchase License Online

Visit State DNR Website

*prior to hunting, always verify all local rules and regulations with the appropriate state agencies because these laws are continually changing and are often area specific
Ring-Necked Pheasant

Connecticut Ring-Necked Pheasant Season

October 15 – February 28, 2017 

Limits: 2 per day, 10 per season

Bobwhite Quail

Connecticut Bobwhite Quail Season

October 15 – October 29, 2016

Limits: 2 per day, 10 per season

Woodcock

Connecticut Woodcock Season

October 22 – November 19, 2016 and November 21 – December 6, 2016

Limits: 3 per day, 9 possession

Ruffed Grouse

Connecticut Ruffed Grouse Season

October 15 – November 30, 2016

Limits: 1 per day, 8 per season

Chukar

Connecticut Chukar Season

October 15 – January 19, 2017

Limits: 2 per day, 10 per season

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