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East Hampton Cooperative Hunting Area - Dates and Procedures

East Hampton Cooperative Area Hunting Dates September 2013 - March 2014
Small Game Hunting & Migratory Bird Hunting Archery Deer Hunting Firearms Deer Season Trapping / Turkey Hunting Map
Montauk Point State Park Open for small game and waterfowl hunting from 12/1 - 2/28. No hunting on weekends or holidays. No small game or waterfowl hunting during January Deer Season. No small game hunting at spots 15 & 16. Open for archery deer hunting from 11/1 - 12/31. No weekend hunting, except at spots 15 & 16 January 6 - January 31, weekdays only Not permitted PDF (915 KB)
Hither Hills State Park* / Hither Woods Open for small game & waterfowl hunting from 12/1 - 2/28. No small game or waterfowl hunting during January deer season. Open for archery deer hunting from 11/1 - 12/31 January 6 - January 31, weekdays only Not permitted PDF (561 KB)
Napeague State Park Open for small game & waterfowl hunting from 9/1 - 3/31. Open for archery deer hunting from 11/1 - 12/31 This area is not open to firearm deer hunting

Not permitted

PDF (565 KB)
Amsterdam Beach No small game or waterfowl hunting. Open for archery deer hunting from 11/1-12/31 This area is not open to firearm deer hunting Not permitted PDF (475 KB)

*Hither Hills includes Koppleman Preserve

Map - East Hampton Cooperative Hunting Area (PDF) (274 KB)

**The dates listed above are the dates the East Hampton Cooperative Area is open for hunting. Hunters must still adhere to the species specific season dates as listed in the 2013-14 Hunting and Trapping Regulations Guide and the 2013‑2014 Waterfowl Hunting Seasons and Regulations. Please refer to the Public Hunting Opportunities on Long Island Brochure or the East Hampton Cooperative Hunting Area Hunting Map and Information Sheet for additional information.

Waterfowl, small game and archery deer hunting: State Managed Land access permits are required. For additional information regarding State Managed Land access permits or sporting licenses please call the Wildlife Office at (631) 444-0310 or the Ridge Hunter Check Station at (631) 924-3156.

Firearms deer hunting: Daily permits are required. Those eligible to select a date and site to hunt select DEC‑managed areas will be determined by a random drawing held on the first Tuesday of December. More information can be found on the hunting on Long Island page or call the Wildlife Office at (631) 444‑0310 or the Ridge Hunter Check Station at (631) 924-3156.


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