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Missouri - 2015-16 Season

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Season/ZoneDatesNotes
Duck & Coot
North
Oct 31 - Dec 29
Youth: Oct 24 - 25
North of a line consisting of I-70, then north and east along MO-47, and east along MO-79 to the state line
Duck & Coot
Middle
Nov 7 - Jan 5
Youth: Oct 31 - Nov 1
Remainder of the state between the North and South zones
Duck & Coot
South
Nov 26 - Jan 24
Youth: Nov 21 - 22
South of a line east from the state line along Missouri M until MO-71, then north until MO-54. West along MO-54, then south on MO-65, then east on MO-32 & MO-72, then south and east on Rte 21 to MO-60, then southeast on MO-51 & MO-53. East along MO-62 then north and east on Rte 25 until Rte 74 to the state line.
TealSep 12 - Sep 27Only blue-winged, green-winged and cinnamon teal may be taken
Canada & Brant GooseOct 3 - Oct 11
Nov 26 - Jan 31
White-fronted GooseNov 7 - Jan 31
Light GooseOct 31 - Jan 31
Light Goose Conservation OrderFeb 1 - Apr 30Only Snow, Blue & Ross's geese may be taken. Unplugged shotguns and electronic calls are permitted.
YouthSee per-zone dates aboveOpen to hunters age 15 and younger accompanied by a non-hunting adult (18+). Either the youth must possess a valid Hunter Education Certificate Card or the adult must possess a MO small game hunting permit and be hunter education certified or born before Jan 1, 1967.
FalconrySep 6 - Sep 21
Feb 10 - Mar 10
Statewide, in addition to regular seasons

Additional Information

Bag LimitSpecies/SeasonDaily Limit
Possession limit: 3 times daily bag limit
Ducks6, including no more than:
  • 4 mallards (max. 2 females)
  • 3 scaup
  • 3 wood ducks
  • 2 redheads
  • 2 hooded mergansers
  • 2 pintail
  • 2 canvasbacks
  • 1 black duck
  • 1 mottled duck
Coots15
Teal6
Canada & Brant Geese3 (combined)
White-fronted Geese2
Light Geese20
Light Goose Conservation OrderNo bag or possession limits
Falconry Season3 birds
Hunting TimesSeasonTimes
September TealSunrise to sunset
Light Goose Conservation Order1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset
All othersUntil Sep 21: Sunrise to sunset
After Sep 21: 1/2 hour before sunrise to sunset
Arms & AmmoTypeDetails
Shotgun10 gauge or smaller, incapable of holding more than three shells
ShotMust be non-toxic