The following is a listing of North Dakota Hunting Seasons (alphabetical by species). Note: Species that have youth seasons or split spring/fall seasons will be listed multiple times in the species selection box.

Badger

Regular/Firearms, traps, archery equipment, pursue with dogs

Statewide

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Regular/Cable Devices

Statewide

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Beaver

Regular/Firearms, traps, archery equipment, underwater cable devices

Statewide

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Regular/Cable devices on land

Statewide

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Regular/Cable devices on land within 50 ft. of water

Statewide

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Bighorn Sheep

Regular

Units B1, B3, B4

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Bobcat

Regular - Firearms, Traps, Archery Equipment

South and west of the Missouri River only

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Regular/Cable Devices, Pursue with Dogs

South and west of the Missouri River only

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Canada Geese

Regular - Resident Only

Statewide

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Missouri River Zone

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Regular - Nonresident

Statewide

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Missouri River Zone

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Coot

Regular - Nonresident

Low Plains Unit

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High Plains Unit

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Regular/Resident Only

High Plains Unit

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Regular

High Plains Unit

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Regular - Resident Only

Low Plains Unit

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Coyote

Regular/Firearms, traps, archery equipment, pursue with dogs

Statewide

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Regular/Cable devices

Statewide

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Hunting at any Hour/Firearms

Statewide

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Crow

Fall - Regular

Statewide

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Spring - Regular

Statewide

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Doves

Regular

Statewide

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Ducks

Regular - Resident Only

Low Plains Unit

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High Plains Unit

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Regular - Nonresident

Low Plains Unit

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High Plains Unit

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Regular

High Plains Unit

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Elk

Regular

Unit E5

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Unit E6

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Unit E6

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Units E1E, E1W, E2

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Units E3, E4

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Bow Only

E1E, E1W, E2, E6

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Fisher

Regular

Open areas only

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Fox (Red and Gray)

Regular/Firearms, traps, archery equipment, pursue with dogs

Statewide

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Regular/Cable devices

Statewide

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Hunting at Any Hour/Firearms

Statewide

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Greater Prairie Chicken

There will be no pinnated grouse (greater prairie chicken) season this year due to low populations.

Season Dates Status:
Ground Squirrel

Regular

Statewide

Open Year-round Season Dates Status: Finalized
Hungarian Partridge

Regular

Statewide

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Light Geese

Regular - Resident Only

Statewide

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Regular - Nonresident

Statewide

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Mergansers

Regular

High Plains Unit

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Regular - Resident Only

Low Plains Unit

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High Plains Unit

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Regular - Nonresident

Low Plains Unit

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High Plains Unit

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Mink

Regular/Traps

Statewide

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Regular/Cable devices, firearms, archery equipment

Statewide

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