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Missouri 2020-21 Waterfowl Hunting for Ducks & Coots Opens Nov 7
YOUTH Ducks, Coots, and Geese in Middle & North Zone Oct 24-25
Submitted by: TBC Press
Posted on: 10/15/20
The Missouri general 2020-21 waterfowl hunting season for duck & coots opens in the Middle and North Zones Nov 7th. Hunting hours are one-half hour before sunrise to sunset.
To hunt waterfowl in MO Hunters must have;
- A Missouri Migratory Bird Hunting Permit. This permit is available for $6 from any permit vendor. Purchase of this permit satisfies requirements for Migratory Game Bird Harvest Registration.
DUCKS, COOTS SEASONS
- MIDDLE Zone -- Nov 7-13 and Nov 19-Jan 10. See the zone boundary map for areas in the middle zone.
- NORTH Zone -- Nov 7-Jan 5th, 2021. See the zone boundary map for areas in the north zone.
- SOUTH Zone -- Nov 26-29 and Dec7-Jan31. See the zone boundary map for areas in the south zone.
YOUTH Ducks, Coots, and Geese
Nov 11-Feb 6, 2021. Hunting is limited to snow geese, blue geese, and Ross's geese.
LIGHT GOOSE CONSERVATION ORDER
Feb 7- Aprli 30, 2021. Hunting is limited to snow geese, blue geese, and Ross's geese.
Publishers Notes: OUT OF STATE HUNTERS, FISHERMEN & OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS; Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, there could be limitations for OUT of STATE hunters, fishermen and other outdoor enthusiasts to include a 14-day quarantine requirement or negative COVID-19 testing alternative. Please check with the State's Department of Natural Resources BEFORE you travel or apply for the 2020 Fall Hunts.
As OUR COUNTRY REOPENS AGAIN (from the COVID-19 pandemic) and continue to enjoy outdoor activities, ALL outdoor enthusiasts (man, woman, child) should follow the guidelines set by nps.gov. These guidelines include; social distancing, the Leave No Trace principles, including pack-in and pack-out, to keep outdoor spaces safe and healthy.