Coyotes may NOT be hunted during daylight hours from April 1 until April 17, the start of spring turkey season.
During spring turkey season, coyotes may be taken using only methods allowed for spring turkey, and hunters must have an unfilled turkey permit and a permit to hunt small game.
Dogs may not be used to hunt coyotes during daylight hours statewide from November 1 to the close of the November portion of the firearms deer season and during the antlerless portions in open counties.
This is NOT a legal document. Regulations are subject to revision during the current year.
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