New York releases tentative bird hunting seasons

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state environmental officials have released tentative fall hunting season dates for ducks and other migratory game birds.

Department of Environmental Conservation officials say they’re releasing the tentative schedule for ducks, geese, woodcock, snipe and rails to give hunters time to plan in advance.

The fall seasons vary depending on the bird species and the region of the state. The complete list can be found on the agency’s web site at

Final hunting season dates are expected in late summer. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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