There will extra USFW and NY DEC at Montezuma this year, read the regs
2006 WATERFOWL HUNT REGULATIONS - MONTEZUMA NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE
TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS AND SATURDAYS OCTOBER 21 – DECEMBER 5, 2006
Tschache Pool - RESERVATIONS
Up to 20 reservations per day (Maximum of 2 people per reservation).
Boats are required & limited to 1 boat per reservation. Motors are prohibited. Hunting sites selected by a free roam system.
Up to 5 reservations per day (Maximum of 3 people per reservation).
Hunting sites/blinds are numbered and designated at the time of reservations; each party must stay within 100 feet of their designated blind.
***This year’s changes are marked in ITALICS**
Telephone reservations taken from 8:30am to 9:00am on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays for the next hunt day (call Tuesday to hunt Thursday, call Thursday to hunt Saturday). The reservation telephone number is (315) 568-4136.
***RESERVATIONS FOR OPENING DAY WILL BE TAKEN ON 10/12/06, 8:30am to 9:00am.***
All reservations are first-come, first-served. Persons with a reservation may bring 1 companion for Tschache Pool or 2 companions for Malone-Foster. Hunters reserve the parking area of their choice while making their hunt reservation.
All hunters with reservations (and their companions) must check in at least 1 hour before legal shooting time (1 ½ hrs. before sunrise) or forfeit their reservation. Check-in for Tschache Pool is at the Hunter Check Station, Route 89 and at the end of Van Dyne Spoor Rd. in Savannah for Malone-Foster.
** Daily permit cards available at each check-in area.
** Complete PART A of the permit card at check-in & leave it & $10 fee with the attendant at the
** Carry PART B of the permit card while hunting on the Refuge. Complete it at the end of the
hunt day and leave it in the box at Tschache Pool or at the Malone-Foster check-in area.
FEES: A $10.00 per reservation fee is required. Fee w/Golden Age or Golden Access Passport = $5.00.
Each hunter is limited to 25 non-toxic shells. No shooting from the dike or road.
Hunting ends at 12:00 noon local time. All hunters must be checked out by 1:00pm local time.
Successful completion of the New York State Waterfowl Identification Course, the Montezuma Non-Resident Waterfowl Identification Course or a suitable non-resident State Waterfowl Identification Course is REQUIRED to hunt the Refuge by all hunters.
USE OR POSSESSION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES WHILE HUNTING IS PROHIBITED
VEHICLES BLOCKING GATES OR ROADS WILL RESULT IN A CITATION AND A FINE
RESPECT ADJACENT LANDOWNERS' PROPERTY—PLEASE DO NOT TRESPASS
Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge
3395 Route 5/20 East
Seneca Falls, New York 13148
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