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Manito Pheasant Habitat Area

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Site Specific Regulations

  • All statewide hunting regulations apply at site unless noted hereafter.
  • Use Hunt Planner to find hunting seasons open at this site.
  • It is unlawful to ride horses on the site or allow horses to enter the site.  
  • Species-Specific Regulations:

Deer

  • Deer hunting not permitted

Turkey

  • Turkey hunting not permitted

Waterfowl

  • Waterfowl hunting not permitted

Squirrels/Rabbits

  • Squirrels
    • Squirrel hunting not permitted
  • Rabbits
    • A free site permit is issued through a lottery drawing held annually each fall. Permits are issued from the Springfield office.  
    • Only 1 hunting party, consisting of the permit holder and no more than 3 companions, will be allowed to hunt each day.  
    • All hunting must be with shotgun or bow and arrow.
    • Hunters must wear a cap and upper outer garment of solid blaze orange of at least 400 square inches.
    • Each permit holder must complete and return a harvest survey report.   

Upland Birds

  • Pheasant and Quail
    • A free site permit is issued through a lottery drawing held annually each fall. Permits are issued from the Springfield office.  
    • Only 1 hunting party, consisting of the permit holder and no more than 3 companions, will be allowed to hunt each day.  
    • All hunting must be with shotgun or bow and arrow.
    • Hunters must wear a cap and upper outer garment of solid blaze orange of at least 400 square inches.
    • Each permit holder must complete and return a harvest survey report.   

Furbearers

  • Trapping
    • Furbearer trapping not permitted
  • Hunting
    • Furbearer hunting not permitted

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