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Maryland Duck & Goose Hunting Season

Maryland Duck & Goose Hunting Season

Ducks, Coots, and Mergansers

Ducks, Coots, and Mergansers

Regular Duck Season: 

Nov. 14 - Nov. 27

Dec. 15 - Jan. 30

Black Duck Season

Black Duck Season

Regular Duck Season:

Nov. 14 - Nov. 27

Dec. 15 - Jan. 30

Atlantic Population (AP) Canada Geese

Atlantic Population (AP) Canada Geese

Regular Season Dates:

Nov. 21 - Nov. 27

Dec. 15 - Feb. 3

Daily Bag Limit: 2 per day*

Daily Bag and Possession Limits

Daily Bag and Possession Limits

The daily bag limit of ducks is 6. The 6-duck limit (including mergansers) shall consist of no more than 5 long-tailed ducks, 4 scoters, 4 mallards (max. 2 hen mallards), 3 wood ducks, 2 redheads, 2 scaup, 2 hooded mergansers, 2 pintails, 1 canvasback, 1 fulvous tree duck, 1 mottled duck, and 1 black duck (during black duck season). All other species of ducks (except harlequin ducks) may be taken up to the 6-duck limit. There is no open season for harlequin ducks. In addition to the duck bag limit, hunters may take 15 coots per day.