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Small Game Seasons

Successful junior pheasant hunter, Youth Pheasant Hunt 2010, Albany CountyThis information is excerpted from the Hunting and Trapping Regulations Guide for the license year that runs from September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015 and presented here as a summary for your convenience only. To hunt prior to October 1, 2014 you need the previous year's license.

Print or download a convenient summary of all the 2014-15 Hunting Seasons (PDF) (284 KB) to carry in your pack or vest.

For complete reference, please consult the NYS Environmental Conservation Law, Chapter 1, Volume 6 of the Codes, Rules and Regulations of the State of New York, and Title 50, of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 20 (see the off-site link in the right-hand column).

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