Waterbury, Vt. (AP) – Gearing up for the annual influx of
migrating Canada geese, the state of Vermont has set dates for a
statewide open hunt on the birds.
The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Board says the hunt – with a
daily bag limit of five in most parts of the state _ will be held
Sept. 8 to Sept. 25.
State wildlife biologist William Crenshaw the hunt is aimed at
thinning the sizable flock of breeding Canadian geese in
The state’s two-day youth waterfowl hunting season is set for
In it, hunters under 16 can hunt ducks and geese while
accompanied by an adult if both have Vermont hunting licenses and
the adult isn’t hunting or carrying a firearm.