Dove, Band-Tailed Pigeon Regulations Available Online
July 1, 2015
PHOENIX – The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted the 2015-2016 Arizona Dove and Band-tailed Pigeon Regulations online at http://azgfdportal.devaz.gov/PortalImages/files/regs/doveregs.pdf.
The dove season begins Sept. 1 and runs through Sept. 15. Once again, the daily bag limit is 15 mourning doves and white-winged doves in the aggregate, of which no more than 10 may be white-winged doves. Possession limit is 45 for mourning doves, 30 for white-winged doves. The late season gets underway Nov. 26 and ends Jan. 9, 2016.
The band-tailed pigeon season is Sept. 4-17. The daily bag limit is two band-tailed pigeons per day. Possession limit after opening day is six, of which no more than two may be taken in any one day.
For more information about hunting doves or band-tailed pigeons, visit https://azgfdportal.az.gov/Hunting/Species.