2013 - 2014
Outdoor Annual

Bexar County Seat: San Antonio

Alligator

Details…
Non-core
General Season Apr. 1 - Jun. 30, 2013

Bag Limit 1 per person per year

Dove

Details… Migratory Game Bird Stamp
Central Zone

North of US 90, west of Loop 1604; north of Loop 1604 South; and north of IH 10, east of Loop 1604

Zone Map
Regular Season Sep. 1 - Oct. 23, 2013
Dec. 20, 2013 - Jan. 5, 2014

Daily Limit 15 white-winged, mourning and white-tipped doves in the aggregate, to include no more than 2 white-tipped
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
Falconry Nov. 9 - Dec. 15, 2013

Daily Bag Limit 3 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
South Zone

South of IH 10, east of Loop 1604; south of Loop 1604 South; and east of IH 37

Zone Map
Regular Season Sep. 20 - Oct. 27, 2013
Dec. 20, 2013 - Jan. 20, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 15 white-winged, mourning and white-tipped doves in the aggregate, to include no more than 2 white-tipped
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
Falconry Nov. 9 - Dec. 15, 2013

Daily Bag Limit 3 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
Special White-winged Dove Area

South of US 90, west of Loop 1604; south of Loop 1604 South; and west of IH 37

Zone Map
Regular Season Sep. 20 - Oct. 23, 2013
Dec. 20, 2013 - Jan. 20, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 15 white-winged, mourning and white-tipped doves in the aggregate, to include no more than 2 white-tipped
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
Special Season Sep. 1 - 2, 2013
Sep. 7 - 8, 2013

Daily Bag Limit 15 white-winged, mourning and white-tipped (white-fronted) doves in the aggregate, to include no more than 2 mourning doves and 2 whitetips.
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
Falconry Nov. 9 - Dec. 15, 2013

Daily Bag Limit 3 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit

Duck

Details… Migratory Game Bird Stamp
North Zone

North of US 90 and IH 10

Zone Map
Youth-Only Oct. 26 - 27, 2013

Regular Season Nov. 2 - Dec. 8, 2013
Dec. 21, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014

Falconry Jan. 27 - Feb. 10, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3 migratory game birds, singly or in the aggregate.
Possession Limit 9 migratory game birds, singly or in the aggregate.
"Dusky" Duck Nov. 7 - Dec. 8, 2013
Dec. 21, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014

Duck Daily Bag Limit 6 in the aggregate. Including no more than: 5 mallards (only two may be hens), 3 wood ducks, 3 scaup, 2 redheads, 2 pintail, 2 canvasback, and 1 "dusky" duck. For all other species not listed, the bag limit shall be 6. Mottled duck, Mexican like duck, black duck and their hybrids are closed the first five days of the season in each zone.
Merganser Daily Bag Limit 5 in the aggregate, to include no more than 2 hooded mergansers.
Coot Daily Bag Limit 15 birds
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
South Zone

South of US 90 and IH 10

Zone Map
Youth-Only Oct. 26 - 27, 2013

Regular Season Nov. 2 - Dec. 1, 2013
Dec. 14, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014

Falconry Jan. 27 - Feb. 10, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3 migratory game birds, singly or in the aggregate.
Possession Limit 9 migratory game birds, singly or in the aggregate.
"Dusky" Duck Nov. 7 - Dec. 1, 2013
Dec. 14, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014

Duck Daily Bag Limit 6 in the aggregate. Including no more than: 5 mallards (only two may be hens), 3 wood ducks, 3 scaup, 2 redheads, 2 pintail, 2 canvasback, and 1 "dusky" duck. For all other species not listed, the bag limit shall be 6. Mottled duck, Mexican like duck, black duck and their hybrids are closed the first five days of the season in each zone.
Merganser Daily Bag Limit 5 in the aggregate, to include no more than 2 hooded mergansers.
Coot Daily Bag Limit 15 birds
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit

Goose

Details…
West Zone

West of IH 35

Zone Map
Light and Dark Geese Nov. 2, 2013 - Feb. 2, 2014

Light Geese (Conservation Order) Feb. 3 - Mar. 23, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 5 Dark geese with no more than one White-fronted goose, 20 Light geese.
Possession Limit Dark geese three times the daily bag limit. Light geese no possession limit.
East Zone

East of IH 35

Zone Map
Canada Geese Season Sep. 14 - 29, 2013
Nov. 2, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014

Light Geese Nov. 2, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014

Light Geese (Conservation Order) Jan. 27 - Mar. 23, 2014

White-fronted Geese Nov. 2, 2013 - Jan. 12, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3 Canada geese, 2 White-fronted geese, 20 Light geese.
Possession Limit Dark geese three times the daily bag limit. Light geese no possession limit.

Javelina

Details…
Southern
Regular Season Sep. 1, 2013 - Aug. 31, 2014

Bag Limit 2 per year

Quail

Details… Upland Game Bird Stamp
Statewide
Regular Season Oct. 26, 2013 - Feb. 23, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 15
Possession Limit 45

Rabbits and Hares

Details…
Statewide
Regular Season

No closed season

Bag Limit None

Rails, Gallinules and Moorhens

Details… Migratory Game Bird Stamp
Statewide
Regular Season Sep. 14 - 29, 2013
Nov. 2 - Dec. 25, 2013

Daily Bag Limit 15 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
Falconry Jan. 27 - Feb. 10, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit

Sandhill Crane

Details… Migratory Game Bird Stamp & Federal Sandhill Crane Permit
Zone A

Western portion of the county located southwest of IH 10 and northwest of IH 35

Zone Map
Regular Season Nov. 2, 2013 - Feb. 2, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3
Possession Limit 6
Zone B

Northern portion of the county located northeast of IH 10 and northwest of IH 35

Zone Map
Regular Season Nov. 22, 2013 - Feb. 2, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3
Possession Limit 6
Zone C

Southeast portion of the county located southeast of IH 35

Zone Map
Regular Season Dec. 21, 2013 - Jan. 26, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 2
Possession Limit 6

Squirrel

Details…
No closed season No bag limit
General Season

Teal

Details… Migratory Game Bird Stamp
Statewide
September Teal Only Season Sep. 14 - 29, 2013

Daily Bag Limit 6 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit

Turkey

Details…
Fall

North Texas

Zone Map
Archery Only Sep. 28 - Nov. 1, 2013

Youth-Only
Early Youth-Only Season Oct. 26 - 27, 2013
Late Youth-Only Season Jan. 18 - 19, 2014

Fall Season Nov. 2, 2013 - Jan. 5, 2014

Bag Composition Either sex
Bag Limit The annual bag limit for turkey, in the aggregate for all counties, is four (4), no more than one of which may be an Eastern turkey.
Spring

South Zone

Zone Map
Youth-Only Mar. 8 - 9, 2014
May 3 - 4, 2014

Spring Season Mar. 15 - Apr. 27, 2014

Bag Composition Gobblers or Bearded Hens
Bag Limit The annual bag limit for turkey, in the aggregate for all counties, is four (4), no more than one of which may be an Eastern turkey.

White-tailed Deer

Details…
North Texas
Archery Only Sep. 28 - Nov. 1, 2013

No permit required unless MLD permits have been issued for the property.
General Season Nov. 2, 2013 - Jan. 5, 2014

Youth-Only
Early Youth-Only Season Oct. 26 - 27, 2013
Late Youth-Only Season Jan. 6 - 19, 2014

Late Antlerless and Spike Jan. 6 - 19, 2014

Bag Limit 5 deer, no more than 2 bucks, all seasons combined.

Wilson's Snipe (Common Snipe or Jacksnipe)

Details… Migratory Game Bird Stamp
Statewide
Regular Season Nov. 2, 2013 - Feb. 16, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 8 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit

Woodcock

Details… Migratory Game Bird Stamp
Statewide
Regular Season Dec. 18, 2013 - Jan. 31, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit
Falconry Jan. 27 - Feb. 10, 2014

Daily Bag Limit 3 in the aggregate
Possession Limit Three times the daily bag limit

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