Texas Hunting Seasons and Bag Limits for Counties Beginning with "L"

2005 - 2006 Season

LAMAR - Paris (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1 (November 24 - 27, no antlerless permit required except on LAMPS or MLD property; November 5 - 23 and November 28 - January 1, antlerless by permit only). Bag limit: 3 (1 buck and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined).

Squirrel - October 1 - February 5 and May 1 - 31. Daily bag limit: 10.

Turkey - Eastern Spring Season: April 1 - 30. Bag limit: 1 (gobbler only).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (North Zone) September 1 - October 30. Daily bag limit: 15 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LAMB - Littlefield (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

Mule deer - General Season: November 19 - 27 (antlerless by permit only). Bag limit: 2 (no more than 1 buck, all seasons combined).

Pheasant - December 3 - January 1. Daily bag limit: 2 cocks.

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (North Zone) September 1 - October 30. Daily bag limit: 15 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LAMPASAS - Lampasas (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1. Bag limit: 3 (1 buck and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined).

Squirrel - No closed season. No bag limit.

Turkey - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (either sex); Fall Season: November 5 - January 1 (either sex); Spring Season: April 1 - May 14 (gobblers only). Bag limit: 4 (all seasons combined).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (Central Zone) September 1 - October 30 and December 26 - January 4. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LASALLE - Cotulla (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 15; Special Late General Season: January 16 - 29 (antlerless and spike bucks only). Bag limit: 5 (no more than 3 bucks, all seasons combined).

Javelina - No closed season. Bag limit: 2 per license year.

Squirrel - No closed season. No bag limit.

Turkey - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (gobblers or bearded hens); Fall Season: November 5 - January 15 (gobblers or bearded hens); Spring Season: April 1 - May 14 (gobblers only). Bag limit: 4 (all seasons combined).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (South Zone) North of SH 44 and East of IH 35: September 23 - November 10 and December 26 - January 15. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

White-winged Dove Area -

Dove - (Special) South of SH 44 and West of IH 35:

LAVACA - Hallettsville (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1 (antlerless by MLD permit only). Bag limit: 4 (2 bucks and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined). Special Antler Restrictions

Squirrel - No closed season. No bag limit.

Turkey - Rio Grande Spring Season only: April 1 - 30. Bag limit: 1 (gobblers only).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (South Zone) September 23 - November 10 and December 26 - January 15. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LEE - Giddings (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1 (antlerless by MLD permit only). Bag limit: 4 (2 bucks and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined). Special Antler Restrictions

Squirrel - No closed season. No bag limit.

Turkey - Rio Grande Spring Season only: April 1 - 30. Bag limit: 1 (gobblers only).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (Central Zone) September 1 - October 30 and December 26 - January 4. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LEON - Centerville (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1 (antlerless by permit only). Bag limit: 3 (1 buck and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined).

Squirrel - October 1 - February 5 and May 1 - 31. Daily bag limit: 10.

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (Central Zone) September 1 - October 30 and December 26 - January 4. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LIBERTY - Liberty (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1 (November 5 - 27, no antlerless permit required except on Corps of Engineers, Trinity River Authority, LAMPS or MLD property; November 28 - January 1, antlerless by permit only - countywide); Muzzleloader Season: January 7 - 15 (antlerless and spike bucks only, antlerless permit required only on MLD property). Bag limit: 4 (no more than 2 bucks and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined). All dogs prohibited.

Squirrel - October 1 - February 5 and May 1 - 31. Daily bag limit: 10.

Pheasant - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 2 cocks.

Turkey - Eastern - Spring Season; April 1 - 30. Bag limit: 1 (gobbler only).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (Central Zone) September 1 - October 30 and December 26 - January 4. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LIMESTONE - Groesbeck (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1 (antlerless by permit only). Bag limit: 3 (1 buck and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined).

Squirrel - October 1 - February 5 and May 1 - 31. Daily bag limit: 10.

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (Central Zone) September 1 - October 30 and December 26 - January 4. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LIPSCOMB - Lipscomb (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1. Bag limit: 3 (1 buck and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined).

Mule deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (buck only); General Season: November 19 - December 4 (antlerless by permit only). Bag limit: 2 (no more than 1 buck, all seasons combined).

Squirrel - No closed season. No bag limit.

Pheasant - December 3 - January 1. Daily bag limit: 2 cocks.

Turkey - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (either sex); Fall Season: November 5 - January 1 (either sex); Spring Season: April 1 - May 14 (gobblers only). Bag limit: 4 (all seasons combined).

Pronghorn - October 1 - 9. Bag limit: 1 (by permit).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (North Zone) September 1 - October 30. Daily bag limit: 15 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LIVE OAK - George West (county seat)

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 15; Special Late General Season: January 16 - 29 (antlerless and spike bucks only). Bag limit: 5 (no more than 3 bucks, all seasons combined).

Javelina - No closed season. Bag limit: 2 per license year.

Squirrel - No closed season. No bag limit.

Turkey - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (gobblers or bearded hens); Fall Season: November 5 - January 15 (gobblers or bearded hens); Spring Season: April 1 - May 14 (gobblers only). Bag limit: 4 (all seasons combined).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (South Zone) September 23 - November 10 and December 26 - January 15. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LLANO - Llano (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1; Special Late General Season: January 2 - 15(antlerless and spike bucks only). Bag limit: 5 (no more than 2 bucks, all seasons combined).

Javelina - October 1 - February 26. Bag limit: 2 per season.

Squirrel - No closed season. No bag limit.

Turkey - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (either sex); Fall Season: November 5 - January 1 (either sex); Spring Season: April 1 - May 14 (gobblers only). Bag limit: 4 (all seasons combined).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (Central Zone) September 1 - October 30 and December 26 - January 4. Daily bag limit: 12 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LOVING - Mentone (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

White-tailed Deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (no antlerless permit required except on MLD property); General Season: November 5 - January 1 (antlerless by permit only). Bag limit: 3 (1 buck and 2 antlerless, all seasons combined).

Mule deer - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (buck only); General Season: November 26 - December 11 (antlerless by permit only). Bag limit: 2 (no more than 1 buck, all seasons combined).

Javelina - October 1 - February 26. Bag limit: 2 per season.

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (North Zone) September 1 - October 30. Daily bag limit: 15 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LUBBOCK - Lubbock (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

Pheasant - December 3 - January 1. Daily bag limit: 2 cocks.

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (North Zone) September 1 - October 30. Daily bag limit: 15 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.

LYNN - Tahoka (county seat) - 2005-2006 Season

Turkey - Archery Season: October 1 - 30 (either sex); Fall Season: November 5 - January 1 (either sex); Spring Season: April 1 - May 14 (gobblers only). Bag limit: 4 (all seasons combined).

Pronghorn - October 1 - 9. Bag limit: 1 (by permit).

Quail - October 29 - February 26. Daily bag limit: 15 quail, Possession Limit: 45.

Dove - (North Zone) September 1 - October 30. Daily bag limit: 15 mourning, white-winged, and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate to include not more than 2 white-tipped. Possession Limit: Twice the daily bag limit.


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