No special restrictions.
Area 3 seasons begin at one-half hour before sunrise on opening day. Daily bag limit 3 cocks and possesssion limit of 6 cocks. Limits on Fort Boise WMA (including Gold Island) in Canyon County, C.J. Strike WMA in Owyhee County, Birding Island segment of the Payette River WMA in Payette County and Montour Management Area in Gem County and Niagara Springs WMA in Gooding County REDUCED to a Daily Bag Limit of 2 cocks and a Possession Limit of 6 cocks after the first day of the season. Seasons begin in all WMAs in the Southwest Region at 10 a.m. and one-half hour before sunrise in the Magic Valley Region WMAs.
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No historical hunts resemble this hunt or harvest statistics are not currently available for this opportunity.
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|U.S. National Wildlife Refuge||0.14 %|
|State of Idaho||4.74 %|
|U.S. National Park Service (NPS)||1.49 %|
|U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR)||0.14 %|
|Indian Reservation||0.68 %|
|U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)||0.02 %|
|U.S. Department of Interior (DOI)||0.03 %|
|U.S. Military||0.59 %|
|U.S. Forest Service (USFS)||26.47 %|
|U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM)||37.03 %|
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Surface Management Agency data source: Inside Idaho
*Surface Management Agency (a.k.a. Land Status) depicts categories for Federal and State agencies as well as Private lands in Idaho. For government land, this data displays the "managing agency" of the land, which may or may not be the same as the "owning agency" of the land. SMA is sometimes referred to as "ownership", although this term is inaccurate when describing public lands.
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|Irrigated-Gravity Flow||8.52 %|
|Dryland Agriculture||1.59 %|
No local hunting outfitters are licensed for Pheasant.
No pack trip outfitters are available in Management Area 3.
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