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Places to Hunt Waterfowl



Click on a waterfowl hunting zone above for a list of places to hunt.

Long Island Zone Lake Champlain Zone Northeastern Zone Southeastern Zone Western Zone

Western Zone

County Property Name Special Regulations Lottery For More Information Call
Cayuga Bear Swamp State Forest No No 607-753-3095 x247
Cayuga, Tompkins Cayuga-Tompkins Cooperative Hunting Area Yes Yes 607-753-3095 x247
Erie Beaver Island State Park (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 716-773-3271
Erie Evangola State Park (leaves DEC website) Yes No 716-549-1760
Livingston Conesus Inlet FWMA No No 585-226-5380
Monroe Braddock Bay FWMA No No 585-948-5182
Niagara Fort Niagara (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 716-795-3885
Niagara Golden Hill (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 716-795-3885
Niagara Wilson-Tuscarora State Park (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 716-795-3885
Onondaga Cross Lake Island WMA No No 607-753-3095 x247
Onondaga Hamlin Marsh WMA No No 607-753-3095 x247
Onondaga Three Rivers WMA No No 607-753-3095 x247
Onondaga, Livingston Honeoye Inlet WMA No No 585-226-5380
Ontario, Yates High Tor WMA No No 607-776-2165
Orleans, Genesee Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 585-948-5445
Orleans, Genesee Oak Orchard WMA Yes Yes 585-948-5182
Orleans, Niagara, Genesee Tonawanda WMA Yes Yes 585-948-5182
Schuyler Catharine Creek FWMA No No 607-776-2165
Schuyler Waneta-Lamoka WMA No No 607-776-2165
Seneca, Wayne, Cayuga Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 315-568-5987
Tompkins Dryden Lake WMA No No 607-753-3095 x247
Wayne Galen FWMA No No 315-365-2134
Wayne Lake Shore Marshes WMA No No 315-365-2134
Wayne, Cayuga Northern Montezuma WMA No No 315-365-2134

Southeastern Zone

County Property Name Special Regulations Lottery For More Information Call
Columbia Rogers Island WMA No No 518-357-2152
Columbia Stockport WMA No No 518-357-2152
Dutchess Tivoli Bays WMA No No 845-256-3098
Greene Vosburgh Swamp WMA No No 518-357-2154
Greene,Ulster Great Vly WMA No No 518-357-2154
Orange Stewart State Forest Yes No 845-256-3098
Saratoga Victory Mills WMA No No 518-623-1240
Saratoga Vischer Ferry Nature Preserve (leaves DEC website) Yes No 518-371-6681
Sullivan Bashakill WMA Yes Yes 845-256-3098

Northeastern Zone

County Property Name Special Regulations Lottery For More Information Call
Clinton Lake Alice WMA No No 518-897-1291
Franklin Chazy Highlands WMA No No 518-897-1291
Jefferson Perch River WMA Yes No 315-785-2261
Oswego Happy Valley WMA No No 607-753-3095 x247
Oswego Three Mile Bay WMA No No 607-753-3095 x247
St. Lawrence Upper and Lower Lakes WMA Yes No 315-265-3090
St. Lawrence Wilson Hill WMA Yes No 315-705-5539
Washington Carters Pond WMA No No 518-623-1240

Lake Champlain Zone

County Property Name Special Regulations Lottery For More Information Call
Clinton Ausable Marsh WMA No No 518-897-1291
Clinton Kings Bay WMA No No 518-897-1291
Clinton Montys Bay WMA No No 518-897-1291
Essex Putts Creek WMA No No 518-897-1291
Essex Wickham Marsh WMA No No 518-897-1291
Washington Chubbs Dock WMA No No 518-623-1240
Washington East Bay WMA No No 518-623-1240
Washington Poultney River Wetlands (leaves DEC website) No No 802-229-4425

Long Island Zone

County Property Name Special Regulations Lottery For More Information Call
Suffolk Cedar Point County Park (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 631-852-7260
Suffolk Hubbard County Park (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 631-852-8290
Suffolk Montauk County Park (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 631-852-7878
Suffolk Multiple NYSDEC Tidal Wetlands Yes No 631-444-0310
Suffolk Southaven County Park (leaves DEC website) Yes Yes 631-852-1391