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#7087475 - 02/21/18 11:13 AM Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation
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Includes changing pintail back to 2, shifting the late season dove dates later in North and Central zones, and moving up the South zone opener.
https://tpwd.texas.gov/business/feedback...game_bird.phtml

I don't care a lot about the later dove shift, but I do a lot about the pintail limit and opening the South dove zone earlier.
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#7087698 - 02/21/18 01:40 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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No opinion on Pintails but extending the fall dove season makes better sense that extending the winter season
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#7087702 - 02/21/18 01:42 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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we had way more doves during the late season; early season sucked

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#7089130 - 02/22/18 03:37 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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2 weeks of dove late Jan would be great
They were all over my winter wheat, and still are.


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#7089184 - 02/22/18 04:03 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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I voted to extend the late Central dove season. My comment was that most of us are tagged out on deer by then, or have what we want in the freezer, and a dove gumbo sure is good on a cold day!
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#7089587 - 02/22/18 08:41 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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Originally Posted By: LarryCopper
I don't care a lot about the later dove shift, but I do a lot about the pintail limit

How many pintail you think you would have bagged last season if it was 6?

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#7089589 - 02/22/18 08:42 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: Guy]
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Hee hee hee....

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#7090139 - 02/23/18 10:52 AM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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Sounds great, Early dove season sucked but January I was covered up! As far as getting two pintails this is AWESOME! There were tons of times this year I shot my one pintail and then kept seeing them fly in the rest of the hunt having to watch them swim around my spread mad!!
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#7090272 - 02/23/18 01:05 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: Guy]
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Originally Posted By: Guy
Originally Posted By: LarryCopper
I don't care a lot about the later dove shift, but I do a lot about the pintail limit

How many pintail you think you would have bagged last season if it was 6?

A lot! Cuz it would have made a trip or two to the coast worth it..

grin
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#7090682 - 02/23/18 06:26 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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Heck yeah I agree and submitted my form. I let them know last year the north zone dove dates were not ideal. This is what I asked them for.

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#7104017 - 03/07/18 12:35 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
bentman Offline
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2 pintail for me 3 would be nice
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#7134563 - 04/06/18 03:33 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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Back in the Day of the Point System, We could kill 10....YES I said TEN. They were 10 pt. ducks. Anybody else on here remember those days??
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#7134915 - 04/06/18 11:12 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: LarryCopper]
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Bet $100 they give two pintail this season
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#7135326 - 04/07/18 04:44 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: Aggiedukmaster]
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Originally Posted By: Aggiedukmaster
Back in the Day of the Point System, We could kill 10....YES I said TEN. They were 10 pt. ducks. Anybody else on here remember those days??

Yes I do, because the first duck I ever shot during that period was a mallard hen, a 100 point duck bang
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#7154896 - 04/29/18 02:28 PM Re: Proposed 2018-2019 Statewide Migratory Game Bird Proclamation [Re: Aggiedukmaster]
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Remember the point system well. We had mostly ringnecks except when the canvasbacks came in. One and done.

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