2019-2020 GEORGIA HUNTING SEASON DATES

Deer
Archery, Either Sex Statewide
September 14–January 12
Extended Archery, Either Sex (only for Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Forsyth, Fulton, Gwinnett and Rockdale)
September 14–January 31
Primitive Weapons
October 12–January 12
Firearms
October 19–January 12
Bear
Northern Zone:
Archery : Sept. 14–Oct. 11
Primitive Weapons: Oct. 12–18
Firearms: Oct. 19–Jan. 12
Central Zone:
Firearms: Dec. 21
Southern Zone:
Firearms: Sept. 19–21, Sept. 26–28, Oct. 3–5, Oct. 10–12
Turkey
Statewide
March 21–May 15 (2020)
Three (3) gobblers per season
Alligator
Zone and Quota Limited
August 16 (sunset)–October 7 (sunrise)
1 per quota permit
Crows
Statewide
November 2–February 28
No Limit
Dove
Statewide
September 7–30; November 23–December 1; December 6-January 31
15 per day, 45 in possession
Falconry
Statewide
Squirrel: Aug. 15 - Mar. 15;
Grouse: Oct. 1 - Mar. 15;
Rabbit: Oct. 1 - Mar. 15;
Quail: Oct. 1 - Mar. 15
12 per day
3 per day
12 per day
12 per day
Fox and Bobcat
Statewide
December 1–February 29
No Limit
Grouse
Statewide
October 15–February 29
3 per day
Sora & Rails
Statewide
September 27-November 1
November 12-December 15
King and Clapper: 15 per day, 45 in possession
Sora & Virginia: 25 per day, 75 in possession
Opossum
Statewide
October 15 - February 29
No Limit
Quail
Statewide
November 16–February 29
12 per day
Rabbit
Statewide
November 16–February 29
12 per day
Raccoon
Statewide
October 15–February 29
3 per day
Snipe
Statewide
November 15–February 28
8 per day
Squirrel
Statewide
August 15–February 29
12 per day
Woodcock
Statewide
December 7–January 20
3 per day