Outdoors calendar

WISCONSIN HUNTING SEASONS

GAME BIRDS
Crow - Statewide: Jan. 25–March 20, 2021

SMALL GAME
Cottontail Rabbit - Northern Zone: Sept. 12–Feb. 28, 2021; Southern Zone: Oct. 17, 9 a.m.–Feb. 28, 2021

PROTECTED SPECIES
Hunting protected species, such as badger, jackrabbit, moose and flying squirrel, is prohibited.

FURBEARERS
Beaver (Trapping Only)
Zone A (Northwest): Nov. 7–Apr. 30, 2021
Zone B (Northeast): Nov. 7–Apr. 30, 2021
Zone C (South): Nov. 7–Mar. 31, 2021
Zone D (Mississippi River): Day after duck season closes to Mar. 15, 2021
Mink and Muskrat (Trapping Only)

Statewide - Oct. 24–Mar. 7, 2021
Mississippi River Zone - Nov. 11**–Mar. 7, 2021
Otter (Trapping Only - Permits required)
North Zone - Nov. 7–Apr. 30, 2021
South Zone - Nov. 7–Mar. 31, 2021
Raccoon (Hunting and Trapping)
Woodchuck, Opossum, Skunk, Weasel and Snowshoe Hare: No season limits, bag limits, size limits or possession limits, but a license is required.

WISCONSIN FISHING SEASONS

General inland fishing: May 2-March 7, 2021.
Largemouth bass northern zone harvest: May 2-March 7, 2021.
Smallmouth bass northern zone harvest: June 20-March 7, 2021.
Large and smallmouth bass southern zone harvest: May 2-March 7, 2021.
Large and smallmouth bass catch and release: At all other times of the year.
Northern pike: May 2-March 7, 2021.
Walleye: May 2-March 7, 2021.