Sora and Virginia Rail

Hunting (Migratory Bird)

Virginia rail looking for food

Soras and Virginia Rails are legal to hunt during migratory bird seasons. They are typically 9 inches from beak to tail, and forage primarily in marshes and swamps.

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This is NOT a legal document. Regulations are subject to revision during the current year.
Refer to the Wildlife Code.

Waterfowl Hunting Digest Cover