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Nevada Upland bird Hunting in Full Swing Through Feb 3rd


Submitted by:  Backcountry Press Outdoor News 
Posted on: 12/14/18

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When hunting blue grouse or ruffed grouse please recognize NAC 503.185 which states: A person shall not transport a blue or ruffed grouse within this State unless the head or one fully feathered wing remains attached to the grouse from the time it is removed from the place where it was taken until it arrives at the person’s residence or a commercial facility for its preservation.

California, Gambel’s Quail and Mountain Quail opened statewide Oct 13 and runs through Feb 3, 2019. Daily bag limits 10 and 30 in Possession. Limit singly or in the aggregate, except for mountain quail where limits may not include more than two daily and six in possession. Hunting Hours: Sunrise to sunset.  Open to nonresidents.

For more information see; http://www.eregulations.com/nevada/small-game/upland-game-bird-rabbit-dove-crow/

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As part of a long-term study of the state’s blue grouse populations, hunters are asked to remove one wing from each grouse taken. Please keep the wing dry and away from flies, deposit in a paper lunch sack and drop it off in any of the Department’s wing barrels, at check stations or with NDOW employees.

Persons harvesting ruffed grouse in Humboldt County are requested to report harvest in person to the Department of Wildlife office, in person or by mail at 705 E. Fourth St., Winnemucca, NV 89445. Phone (775) 623-6565.

Nevada resident and non resident may persue Blue Grouse (Dusky and Sooty), Ruffed Grouse Sept 1through Dec 31. California and Gambel’s Quail Oct 13 and runs through Feb 3, 2019.

Nevada Blue Grouse (Dusky and Sooty) and Ruffed Grouse opened Sept 1through Dec 31 in Carson City, Douglas, Elko, Eureka, Esmeralda, Humboldt, Lander, Lincoln, Lyon, Mineral, Nye, Washoe and White Pine Counties.

Daily bag limits 3 and 9 in Possession. Hunting Hours: Sunrise to sunset. Season open to non-residents as well.

News # 12103
Nevada Upland bird Hunting in Full Swing Through Feb 3rd