Rhode Island Bird Hunting

Seasons Span October 16 – February 28, 2022

Resident License Fees:

$21

Non-Resident License Fees:

$55

Special Permits:

Pheasant Permit $17 Per 6 Birds

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

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



Bobwhite Quail

Rhode Island Bobwhite Quail Season

October 16 – February 28, 2022

Limits: 3 per day


Woodcock

Rhode Island Woodcock Season

October 16 – November 29, 2021

 Limits: 3 per day, 6 possession


Ring-Necked Pheasant

Rhode Island Ring-Necked Pheasant Season

October 16 – February 28, 2022

Limits: 2 per day


Ruffed Grouse

Rhode Island Ruffed Grouse Season

Season Closed

Practicing Shotgun Shooting

Shotgun Summer

Follow along as we share the things we’re working on to become better shooters afield. We’re just a month away from bird hunting and…

Grouse Stir Fry Serving

Sharptail Stir Fry

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