North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

American Woodcock

Scientific Name: Scolopax minor 
Classification: Game Species

                        

 

Photo by Brett Pikula, USFWS

Additional Information

 

Species

Season
Dates

Regulations

Additional Information

Woodcock Seasons/Limits

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

Migratory Game Birds – Summary of Federal Regulations (PDF)
Additional Info
(including public hunting opportunities and various reports)
Snipe
Seasons/Limits
Migratory Game Birds – State Regulations (PDF)
 
Migratory Game Birds – Summary of Federal Regulations (PDF)

Additional Info
(including public hunting opportunities and various reports)

Rails (includes Sora & Clapper, King & Virginia Rail)

Seasons/Limits

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

Migratory Game Birds – Summary of Federal Regulations (PDF)

Additional Info
(including public hunting opportunities and various reports)