Hunt Program Information

  • General Hunt Unit Information

  • 2019-20 Wetland Flood-up Maps

  • Hunt Unit Forecast for Opening Weekend

    San Luis Unit of San Luis NWR: Full quota. Full quota in free roam is 90 hunters.

    Blue Goose Unit of San Luis NWR: Full quota/all blinds open.

    Kesterson Unit of San Luis NWR: Full quota/all blinds open.

    North and South Freitas Units of San Luis NWR: Full quotas. Full quota at each unit is 15 boats with maximum of 4 people per boat.

    West Bear Creek Unit of San Luis NWR: The West Bear Creek Unit normally opens on the 3rd Saturday in November.  Expecting full quota/all ponds open.

    East Bear Creek Unit of San Luis NWR: The East Bear Creek Unit normally opens on the 3rd Saturday of November. Expecting full quota/both zones open.

    Merced NWR: Expecting all blinds, except 13, 14, 15 to be open on opening day.  A well replacement project is expected to be completed by mid-October, allowing blinds 13-15 to come online shortly after.  All blinds expected to be open thereafter.

    Lonetree Unit of Merced NWR: Lonetree Unit normally opens on the 3rd Saturday in November.  The Bypass Zones C, D, E are expected to open. No water is available to flood Zones A and B, and they will remain closed unless water becomes available.