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Adopted 2014-15 Falconry Seasons

Squirrels (Statewide): Sept. 1–Mar. 31. (6 daily, field possession limit after second day 18).

Quail (Statewide): Sept. 1–Mar. 31. (4 daily, field possession limit after second day 12).

Ruffed Grouse (Statewide): Sept. 1–Mar. 31. (2 daily, field possession limit after second day 6).

Cottontail Rabbits (Statewide): Sept. 1–Mar. 31. (4 daily, field possession limit after second day 12).

Snowshoe or Varying Hare (Statewide): Sept. 1–Mar. 31. (1 daily, field possession limit after second day 3).

Ring–necked Pheasant – Male and Female (Combined) (Statewide): Sept.1 –Mar. 31. (2 daily, field possession limit after second day 6).

Migratory Game Birds (Statewide): Seasons and bag limits shall be in accordance with Federal regulations.

Mourning Doves Bag Limit Possession Limit
November 17 – November 21 3 9
December 1 - December 12 3 9
     
Rails Bag Limit Possession Limit
November 10 - December 17 3 9
     
Woodcock and Common Snip Bag Limit Possession Limit
September 1 - October 17 3 9
December 1 - December 17 3 9
     
Gallinules Bag Limit Possession Limit
November 10 - December 17 3 9

Ducks, Mergansers, Coots, and Canada Geese Extended Falconry

Seasons and bag limits for ducks, mergansers, coots and other migratory game birds must conform to frameworks established by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. These seasons will be posted on this page when they are printed in the Federal Register.









Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Ave, Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17110-9797