Arkansas Duck Season
2015 - 2017 Arkansas Duck Season dates have been announced.
Arkansas Duck, Coot and Merganser Season Dates:
- Nov. 19 - Nov. 27, 2016
Dec. 8 - Dec. 23, 2016
Dec. 26, 2015-Jan. 29, 2017
Shooting hours are one-half hour before sunrise until sunset, except during teal season, which begins at sunrise. During waterfowl season, WMAs are closed after noon to waterfowl hunters and waterfowl hunting. Waterfowl hunters must leave waterfowl hunting areas by noon. Waterfowl rest areas are closed Nov. 1-Feb. 15.
Duck daily bag limit – six. Limit may include no more than four mallards (no more than two of which may be hens), three scaup, three wood ducks, two pintails, two redheads, two canvasbacks, one black duck and one mottled duck. The possession limit is three times the daily bag limit. Bayou Meto WMA has a daily bag limit of four ducks, which may include no more than three mallards (no more than two of which may be hens).
Coot daily bag limit – 15. The possession limit is three times the daily bag limit. Merganser daily bag limit five. No more than two may be hooded mergansers. The possession limit is three times the daily bag limit.
Call 731-693-9725 now or email us today to book your guided Arkansas duck hunt with Grand Prairie Duck Guiding for the 2014-2015 season. Don't miss out - our schedule fills quickly!
Arkansas Waterfowl License Information
In Arkansas, hunters of migratory waterfowl age 16 or older must carry:
- Signed Arkansas Duck Stamp - $20 nonresidents /$7 residents
- Signed Federal Duck Hunting Stamp - $15
- Arkansas Harvest Information Program (HIP) registration - Free
- Valid Arkansas Small Game Hunting License - $55 for 5 day nonresident license
- Proof of Hunter Education may also be required
Arkansas licenses and permits can be purchased online, by phone or at licensed retail outlets. Further details available at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission site www.agfc.com. Please note, we do not sell or issue hunting licenses or duck stamps. In Stuttgart, Arkansas, duck hunting licenses and duck stamps can be purchased at Mack's Prairie Wings.