ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The two-month season for Minnesotans to hunt doves is under way.
The season opened Sunday and runs through the second Saturday in November.READ MORE: Budget Deals Remain Elusive As End Of Session Nears
The Department of Natural Resources says hunters need a small-game license and Harvest Information Program certification to take part. They can shoot up to 15 doves per day and have 45 in their possession.READ MORE: 2 Brave New Workshop Shows Canceled Due To COVID Case
Doves have been part of Minnesota’s small-game hunting mix since 2004.
The DNR estimates that 13,000 hunters take part on the annual hunts and harvest more than 100,000 of the birds each year.MORE NEWS: Baxter Police Seek Help Finding Missing Person Jessie Eue
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