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Early hunting season for wood ducks, teal coming up in Tennessee

September 9th, 2013 12:30 pm by Associated Press

Early hunting season for wood ducks, teal coming up in Tennessee

NASHVILLE — Early hunting season for wood ducks and teal begins this week in Tennessee.

The season runs from Saturday to Sept. 18 with a daily bag limit of four, not to exceed two wood ducks.

Hunters must have a valid state hunting license in their possession as well as a Tennessee Migratory Bird Permit. Hunters ages 16 and older also must have a Federal Duck Stamp.

The early hunting season for Canada geese began Sept. 1. It continues through Sept. 15 with a daily bag limit of five.

More information on the state's waterfowl season can be found on the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency website under the "For Hunters" section.

Information on the 2013-14 late waterfowl seasons will be available in late September.


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