Aquatic Management Areas Region Guide

Guide created on 2017-11-06


Region Exceptions

Deer

Dates:
Open during established seasons
Method:
Archery
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Closed All Year
Method:
Shotgun
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Archery

Dates:
Closed All Year except to deer hunting
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Closed All Year
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Closed All Year
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Closed All Year
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Closed All Year
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Shotgun

Dates:
Open All Year during Regular Seasons
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Open All Year during Regular Seasons
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Open All Year during Regular Seasons
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Open All Year during Regular Seasons except deer
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Dates:
Open All Year during Regular Seasons
Special:
[Place] Portions are posted archery only for deer. All other game restricted to shotguns with BBB shot or smaller.

Game bird hunting

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Fresh water fishing

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Small game hunting

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Amphibian collecting

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Turkey hunting

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Migratory bird hunting

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Big game hunting

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Reptile collecting

Dates:
All year
Special:
[Place] Aquatic Management Areas The DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife acquires land along lakes and streams to provide fishing opportunities and to protect critical fish habitat. These areas, known as Aquatic Management Areas (AMAs), are posted with signs to indicate allowable uses. It is always unlawful to leave personal equipment, such as tree stands, unattended on AMAs

Activities Available

Furbearer Hunting
Trapping
Game Bird Hunting
Fresh Water Fishing
Small Game Hunting
Amphibian Collecting
Turkey Hunting
Migratory Bird Hunting
Big Game Hunting
Reptile Collecting
Waterfowl Hunting
Rabbit Hunting

Methods Available

Catch And Release
Baiting Restrictions
A Remote Controlled Animal Noise Caller Can Be Used
Motor Vehicle Restrictions
Any Except Artificial Lights Or Motor Vehicles. Poison Only When The Safety Of Humans And Animals Is Ensured And In Accordance With State And Federal Restrictions
Identification
Closed
Shooting Restrictions
Drones Prohibited
Lead Shot Prohibited
Harassment Prohibited
Only Shotguns Not Capable Of Holding More Than Three Shells May Be Used To Take; Motorized Decoys Allowed
Snaring
Possession
Possession And Transportation Requirements
Communication Restrictions
Weapon Restrictions
Trapping Prohibitions
Trespass Laws
Catch And Release Only
Blaze Clothing Required
Handgun
Archery
Snaring Prohibited
Shotgun
Taking
Prohibited: The Use Of Horses And Dogs
Trapping Reqirements
Trap
Night Vision Equipment Prohibited
Party Hunting
Crossbow
Application Dates
Stamp Not Required
Artificial Light Rules
Electronic Calls Or Sounds, Legal Firearms (shotgun Not Larger Than 10 gauge, Rifle, Or Handgun), Bow And Arrow, Or By Falconry May Be Used For Taking
Artificial Decoys Are Permitted.
Shotguns Must Not Be Capable Of Holding More Than Three Shells
Trap Setting
Night Hunting Rules And Weapons Restrictions

State-wide Species Available

Antelope
Bear
Beaver
Bittern
Black Crappie
Bluegill
Bobcat
Bobwhite Quail
Bowfin
Buffalofish
Bullhead
Burbot
Caribou
Carp
Channel Catfish
Chukar
Cisco
Civet Cat
Coot
Cormorant
Cougar
Coyote
Crappie
Crow
Deer
Dove
Duck
Eagle
Eurasian Collared Dove
Fisher
Flathead Catfish
Gallinule
Gar
Goldeneye
Goose
Gopher
Gray Wolf
Grebes
Green Sunfish
Hawk
Heron
House Sparrow
Hungarian Partridge
Hybrid Crappie
Hybrid Sunfish
Lake Sturgeon
Lake Trout
Largemouth Bass
Longear Sunfish
Loon
Lynx
Merganser
Mink
Minnow
Monk Parakeet
Moose
Mourning Dove
Muskellunge
Muskellunge/hybrid Muskellunge
Muskrat
Orangespotted Sunfish
Owl
Paddlefish
Partridge
Perch
Pheasant
Pigeon
Pine Marten
Porcupine
Pumpkinseed Sunfish
Quail
Raccoon
Rail
Redhorse
River Otter
Rock Bass
Sandhill Crane
Sauger
Sheepshead
Shovelnose Sturgeon
Smallmouth Bass
Smelt
Snipe
Spotted Skunk
Starling
Striped Skunk
Sucker
Sunfish
Swan
Tullibee
Turkey
Unprotected Birds
Unprotected Mammals
Walleye
Warmouth Sunfish
White Bass
White Crappie
Whitefish
Wolf
Wolverine
Woodcock

General Regulations

Always check your state's official documentation. See our list of state regulations.