Hunting Regulations - 2015

Small Game

Season

Daily Limit

Coyote 10/1 - 3/29 No Limit - hunted day or night
Squirrel 9/1 - 2/28 6
Cottontail Rabbit 10/1 - 2/28 6
Varying Hare 1/1 - 1/31 2
Ruffed Grouse 10/1 - 2/28 4
Raccoon/Fox 10/1- 2/15 No Limit
Pheasant 10/18 - 2/28 2 (Either sex)
Wild Turkey - Spring Always 5/1 - 5/31 1 Daily (2 per season)
Wild Turkey - Fall Dates are set in late summer Please check with DEC to confirm
Migratory Game Birds Dates are set in late summer. Please check witht the DEC to confirm 2015 dates.
     

Big Game

Season

 
Whitetailed Deer Bow 10/1/15- 11/20/15 and 12/14/115 - 12/22/2015
  Shotgun/Rifle 11/21/15 - 12/13/15
  Muzzleloader 12/14/15 - 12/22/15
Black Bear Bow 10/1/15- 11/20/15 and 12/14/15 - 12/22/15
  Shotgun/Rifle 11/21/15 - 12/13/15
  Muzzleloader 12/14/15 - 12/22/15


Dates are always subject to change. For wildlife seasons not listed, please consult the NYSDEC Hunting and Trapping Guide, NYSDEC 128 South St., Olean, NY 14760 - 716-372-0645 or visit NYSDEC online.