Waterfowl Hunting

This page is dedicated to waterfowl hunting in Florida. To learn about issues related to waterfowl ecology and management, please visit our Florida's Waterfowl page.


2015-2016 "Anticipated" Waterfowl Season Dates 

*all dates are subject to change until finalized

  • Early Canada Goose:  Sept. 5-27, 2015
  • September Teal and Wood Duck:  Sept. 19-23, 2015
  • September Teal Only: Sept. 24-27, 2015 
  • Regular Season (Ducks, Coots, and Light Geese):  Nov. 21 - Nov. 29, 2015 and Dec. 12, 2015 - Jan. 31, 2016
  • Regular Season Canada Goose:  Nov. 21 - Nov. 29, 2015 
  • Youth Duck and Goose: Feb. 6-7, 2016


Season Brochures and Other Regulations

Quota Permits

ADA Duck Blind

FWC and Other Hunt Areas

Helpful Links

 Check Station Harvest Data

 Report Duck Bands


FWC Facts:
Armadillos are not native to Florida, but are now common over most of the state. They like forested or semi-open habitats with loose-textured soil that allows them to dig easily.

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