North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

American Wigeon

Scientific Name: Anas americana
Classification: Game Species
Abundance: Common throughout state

 

 

Additional Information

 

 

Species

2017-18
Season
Dates

2016-17
Regulations*

 

Additional Information

Waterfowl - General

(includes ducks, geese, swans and youth waterfowl days)
Seasons / Limits

Youth Waterfowl Day(s)

Extended Falconry Seasons
 
Migratory Game Birds – State Regulations (PDF) 

Migratory Game Birds – Summary of Federal Regulations (PDF)

*2017-18 Regulations Digest will be available Aug.1, 2017
Additional Info (including license requirements, non-toxic shot requirements, baiting information and various reports)
Canada Goose Seasons / Limits Migratory Game Birds – State Regulations (PDF) 

Migratory Game Birds – Summary of Federal Regulations (PDF)

*2017-18 Regulations Digest will be available Aug.1, 2017
Canada Goose Hunt Zone Map (PDF)

NE Goose Hunt Zone Permits (PDF)

Additional Info (including license requirements, non-toxic shot requirements, baiting information and various reports)
 Light Goose Seasons / Limits  Migratory Game Birds – State Regulations (PDF) 

Migratory Game Birds – Summary of Federal Regulations (PDF)

*2017-18 Regulations Digest will be available Aug.1, 2017
 Light Goose Conservation Season Permit Information
Tundra Swan
 
Seasons / Limits
 
Migratory Game Birds – State Regulations (PDF) 

Migratory Game Birds – Summary of Federal Regulations (PDF)

*2017-18 Regulations Digest will be available Aug.1, 2017   
Tundra Swan Permit information (PDF)

Additional Info (including license requirements, non-toxic shot requirements, baiting information and various reports)
Please Report Bird Bands.
Call Toll-Free 1-800-327-BAND (2263)
 You keep the band. We will send you a certificate with information about the bird.