Migratory Game Bird Hunting

Mourning Dove at Sac NWR

Hunting of goose, duck, coot, moorhen, dove, and snipe is permitted on designated areas of the Sacramento River NWR in accordance with state regulations. 


Goose, duck, coot, moorhen and snipe hunting is permitted on the Sacramento, Delevan, Colusa, and Sutter NWRs. Visit the waterfowl hunting page for more information.

Water areas (sloughs, streams, ponds, etc) within the Sacramento River NWR that are open to migratory bird hunting include (amount of water can vary on weather conditions): Sul Norte and Capay.

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