ORLANDO, Fla. -

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has released the hunting season dates for the 2014-2015 year.

The schedule (listed below) shows dates and locations where animals such as turkey, quail, bobcat and others may be legally hunted, however these seasons do not apply to wildlife management areas.

Wild hogs, rabbits, raccoons, possums, skunks, nutrias, beavers and coyotes may be hunted year-round.

The release also details specifics regarding deer management units, with guidelines on youth hunting restrictions as well.

For full details on the 2014-2015 hunting season, click here.

2014-2015 Florida Hunting Season Dates

(Seasons and dates do not apply to wildlife management areas)

Season

Zone A

Zone B

Zone C

Zone D *

Archery

Aug. 2-31

Oct. 18 – Nov. 16

Sept. 13 – Oct. 12

Oct. 25 – Nov. 26

Deer-dog training

 

Aug. 16 – Sept. 4

 

Nov. 1-20

Sept. 27 – Oct. 16

Oct. 25 – Nov. 13

Crossbow

Aug. 2 – Sept. 5

Oct. 18 – Nov. 21

Sept. 13 – Oct. 17

Oct. 25 – Nov. 26

and Dec. 1-5

Muzzleloading gun

 

Sept. 6-19

 

Nov. 22 – Dec. 5

Oct. 18-31

Dec. 6-12 and

Feb. 23 – March 1

General gun

Sept. 20 – Oct. 19 and

Nov. 22 – Jan. 4

Dec. 6 – Feb. 22

Nov. 1 – Jan. 18

Nov. 27-30 and

Dec. 13 – Feb. 22

Antlerless deer

Nov. 22-28 **

Dec. 26 – Jan. 1

Nov. 22-28

DMU-D1:Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 27-28

DMU-D2:Nov. 29-30 and Dec. 6-7, 20-21 and 27-28

Fall turkey

Oct. 6-19 and

Nov. 22 – Jan. 4

Dec. 6 – Feb. 1

Nov. 1 – Dec. 28

Nov. 27-30 and

Dec. 13 – Jan. 18 ***

Gray squirrel

Oct. 11March 1

Oct. 11 – March 1

Oct. 11 – March 1

Oct. 11 – March 1

Quail

Nov. 8March 1

Nov. 8 – March 1

Nov. 8 – March 1

Nov. 8 – March 1

Bobcat

Dec. 1 – March 31

Dec. 1 – March 31

Dec. 1 – March 31

Dec. 1 – March 31

Otter

Dec. 1March 1

Dec. 1 – March 1

Dec. 1 – March 1

Dec. 1 – March 1

 

South of S.R. 70

North of S.R. 70

Youth spring turkey ****

Feb. 28 – March 1

March 14-15

Spring turkey

March 7 – April 12

March 21 – April 26 ***