Mourning Dove season

For those hunters wanting a new challenge – try out Mourning Doves.  The season opens tomorrow (September 1st) for this fast acrobatic birds.

Most hunting strategies include waiting at a small stock dam at sunrise or dusk and pass shoot as the birds come to drink or back to field to eat.  If you have access to a sunflower field these birds love to cluster here.

If you are really serious get yourself of dove decoys (  to clip on a fence or small branch and wait. 

Hunt these birds while you can because as soon as there is frost on the ground they will be gone.

Season Dates: Sept. 1, 2011 – Nov. 9, 2011
Open Area: Statewide
Daily Limit: 15
Possession Limit: 30