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Estimated Harvest by Species, 1990-Present


Year Spring
Turkey
Fall
Turkey
Rabbit Grouse Squirrel Pheasant a Woodcock
1990 17,472 25,527 1,672,360 353,647 2,044,264 302,276 50,918
1991 16,606 31,979 1,462,270 293,891 1,632,108 269,065 53,183
1992 18,180 21,468 1,488,850 254,539 1,761,285 261,541 51,246
1993 24,068 30,477 1,160,939 272,690 1,585,368 250,149 52,959
1994 28,558 39,094 1,025,319 304,162 1,826,618 236,698 29,654
1995 36,401 49,748 1,010,938 315,197 1,599,104 250,930 28,624
1996 33,726 35,787 807,072 218,256 1,442,560 215,502 26,846
1997 30,956 37,398 827,520 187,770 1,352,038 219,864 23,878
1998 32,661 33,628 911,003 183,468 1,331,051 216,669 31,602
1999 37,806 40,718 715,862 177,355 1,236,108 211,257 25,704
2000 43,815 44,865 770,841 145,525 1,276,009 233,537 31,199
2001 49,186 48,008 701,551 159,610 1,276,603 244,282 32,504
2002 41,147 37,346 602,234 118,577 1,002,309 205,696 31,167
2003 42,876 31,100 588,310 106,587 1,063,996 234,196 42,434
2005 32,593 25,171 428,414 58,596 646,033 175,676 37,792
2005 37,845b 24,481 409,350 89,145 784,741 141,775 39,782
2007 36,294b 25,369 418,139 82,020 674,991 168,094 26,924
2008 40,483 24,288 463,935 108,693 708,898 110,331 41,556
2009 42,478 20,934 419,721 75,997 635,193 151,737 15,171
2010 31,908 15,884 341,288 66,385 530,125 103,366 25,247

Year Quail a Dove Geese Duck a Hare Woodchuck Crow
1990 7,879 1,022,402 72,901 98,026 3,615 1,299,647 355,492
1991 3,005 968,421 69,127 87,478 3,579 1,304,020 257,009
1992 1,236 734,707 78,883 93,687 3,961 1,157,090 185,192
1993 4,837 735,089 84,251 133,354 2,114 1,274,166 191,639
1994 2,902 669,459 102,979 128,164 3,352 1,284,819 247,219
1995 1,204 670,791 64,382 156,511 2,997 1,225,101 295,962
1996 3,387 603,114 96,910 151,142 1,582 1,149,995 275,541
1997 1,766 506,677 115,506 188,034 1,432 1,251,145 184,944
1998 241 562,348 131,831 146,050 2,507 1,204,582 247,047
1999 3,938 519,116 128,385 164,328 2,412 1,117,970 209,273
2000 4,373 478,602 194,480 185,185 1,747 1,191,114 219,773
2001 4,276 460,971 197,767 143,907 4,584 1,187,114 195,273
2002 1,064 462,538 173,391 169,828 1,369 1,267,265 217,068
2003 2,059 500,980 228,310 191,132 1,908 1,171,888 207,707
2005 2,891 409,769 208,704 163,065 1,522 892,391 188,460
2006 1,228b 384,625 181,708 159,388 1,310 910,654 222,382
2007 4,507b 416,844 188,266 138,860 685 840,523 182,320
2008 1,097 409,837 212,158 135,234 783 993,207 183,203
2009 3,452 316,930 195,105 137,974 1,525 710,411 268,711
2010 311 181,533 -d 71,766 1,030 684,927 96,831

aEstimates exclude harvest on shooting preserves.
bSpring turkey harvest estimate does not include 2nd gobbler harvests from Special Turkey License holders.
cPearson product-moment correlation cofecient from data collected from 1983-2010.
dNo data for geese, inadvertently omitted from the survey.









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