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Oregon Bird Hunting

Seasons Span September 1 –
 January 31, 2018

Oregon Bird Hunting

 

Resident License Fees:
$32

Non-Resident License Fees:
$160.50
3-Day $30.50

Special Permits:
Gamebird Validation RES $9
Gamebird Validation NR $41.50
Westeran Pheasant Fee $17 

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

Oregon Ring-Necked Pheasant Season

October 7 – December 31, 2017

Limits: 2 per day, 8 possession

Mountain Quail

Oregon Mountain Quail Season

Western Oregon, Hood Rvr and Wasco Cos:
September 1 – January 31, 2018

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

Crook, Grant, Wheeler, Gilliam, Klamath, Umatilla, Morrow and Wallowa Cos:
October 7 – January 31, 2018

Limits: 2 per day, 2 possession

California Quail

Oregon California Quail Season

Eastern October 7 – December 31, 2017 
Western September 1 – January 31, 2018

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

Chukar

Oregon Chukar Season

October 7 – January 31, 2018

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

Hungarian Partridge

Oregon Hungarian Partridge Season

October 7 – January 31, 2018

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

Blue Grouse

Oregon Blue Grouse Season

September 1 – January 31, 2018

Limits: 3 per day, 9 possession

Sage Grouse

Oregon Sage Grouse Season

September 9 – September 17, 2017 
*by permit in select areas 

Limits: 2 per season *by permit

Ruffed Grouse

Oregon Ruffed Grouse Season

September 1 – January 31, 2018

Limits: 3 per day, 9 possession

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Center of the Bird Hunting Universe

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