Iowa Bird Hunting

Seasons Span October 6 – January 31, 2019

Resident License Fees:
$19

Non-Resident License Fees:
Annual $112

Special Permits:
Habitat Fee $13

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

June 2019

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30

State Drought Monitor – Upland hunting conditions are often highly dependent upon moisture for both habitat production and bird survival.

Ring-Necked Pheasant

Iowa Ring-Necked Pheasant Season

October 27 – January 10, 2019

Limits: 3 per day, 12 possession


Bobwhite Quail

Iowa Bobwhite Quail Season

October 27 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 8 per day, 16 possession


Ruffed Grouse

Iowa Ruffed Grouse Season

October 6 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 3 per day, 6 possession


Hungarian Partridge

Iowa Hungarian Partridge Season

October 13 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 8 per day, 16 possession