Illinois Department of Natural Resources Announces Proposed Waterfowl Dates



(Photo Credit: Department of National Resources Official Website)

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has announced it’s proposed waterfowl season and bag limits for Canada geese, ducks, and other migratory birds. Officials say the 2016-2017 season in Illinois for regular duck, Canada goose, and snow goose seasons will begin October 15th in the north zone, October 22nd in the central zone, November 11th in the south-central zone and November 24th in the south zone. The white-fronted goose seasons will open between October 17th and November 24th with the early Canada goose and statewide teal hunting seasons beginning in September. More information about the seasons and bag limits can be found on the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Facebook Page.