North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

American Woodcock

Scientific Name: Scolopax minor 
Classification: Game Species

                        

 

Photo by Brett Pikula, USFWS

Additional Information

 

 

Species

2018-19
Season
Dates

2018-19
Regulations

Additional Information

Woodcock Seasons/Limits

Extended Falconry Seasons

Migratory Game Bird Regulations
 
Additional Info
(including public hunting opportunities and various reports)
Snipe Seasons/Limits Migratory Game Bird Regulations

 
Additional Info
(including public hunting opportunities and various reports)
 
Rails (includes Sora & Clapper, King & Virginia Rail)
Seasons/Limits

Extended Falconry Seasons

Migratory Game Bird Regulations

 
Additional Info
(including public hunting opportunities and various reports)
 

2011-12 Survey of Woodcock Hunters in North Carolina (PDF - 962 KB)

2011 Woodcock Status Report (PDF)

Priority Information Needs for American Woodcock (PDF -2.48MB)

 

Hunter Harvest Survey Estimates