Oregon Bird Hunting

Seasons Span September 1 –
 January 31, 2019

Oregon Bird Hunting

Resident License Fees:
$33.50

Non-Resident License Fees:
$167
3-Day $31.50

Special Permits:
Gamebird Validation RES $9.50
Gamebird Validation NR $43
Westeran Pheasant Fee $17 
Sage Grouse Permit: $2

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
 

 

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

Ring-Necked Pheasant

Oregon Ring-Necked Pheasant Season

October 6 – December 31, 2018

Limits: 2 per day, 8 possession

Mountain Quail

Oregon Mountain Quail Season

Western Oregon, Hood Rvr and Wasco Cos:
September 1 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 10 per day, 10 possession (in aggregate with California quail)

Crook, Grant, Wheeler, Gilliam, Klamath, Umatilla, Morrow and Wallowa Cos:
October 6 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 2 per day, 2 possession

California Quail

Oregon California Quail Season

Eastern October 6 – December 31, 2018 
Western September 1 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 10 per day, 30 possession (in aggregate with max 2 Mountain)

Chukar

Oregon Chukar Season

October 6 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 8 per day, 24 possession (in aggregate with Hungarian)

Hungarian Partridge

Oregon Hungarian Partridge Season

October 6 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 8 per day, 24 possession (in aggregate with Hungarian)

Blue Grouse

Oregon Blue Grouse Season

September 1 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 3 per day, 9 possession

Sage Grouse

Oregon Sage Grouse Season

September 8 – September 16, 2018
*by permit in select areas 

Limits: 2 per season *by permit

Ruffed Grouse

Oregon Ruffed Grouse Season

September 1 – January 31, 2019

Limits: 3 per day, 9 possession

Kansas Sunset

Kansas Bird Hunting in Perspective

I make the annual pilgrimage to Kansas to reunite with old friends and family.  It reminds me of where my passion for bird hunting was first kindled.  Because this year was no exception to the rule, Kansas seemed like the right place to bring together our young Jornada Llewellin Rio with our veteran flusher Wyatt … Read more

Alaska Mountains

The Alaska Standoff

Alaska and I are at odds. I’m here to take her birds. She’s not giving them up easily. I’m to earn them one vertical foot at a time until she has determined that sufficient  toll has been collected. She’s happy to show amazing places, jaw-dropping beauty, an abundance of nature viewing unrivaled anywhere else in … Read more