41-8 HUNTING AND TRAPPING SEASONS AND METHODS
HUNTING AND TRAPPING SEASONS AND METHODS
Hunting or possession of big game prohibited except as expressly provided--Violation.
License required to hunt big game--Violation.
Each violation of big game hunting restrictions as separate offense.
Minimum caliber of muzzle loading big game ammunition--Violation as
Maximum number of cartridges in self-loading firearm used to hunt big game--Violation as misdemeanor.
Automatic weapon prohibited in hunting game--Violation as misdemeanor.
Buckshot prohibited in hunting big game--Minimum weight of slug--Violation as
Dogs prohibited in hunting big game--Exception--Violation.
Use of salt to attract big game prohibited.
Night-vision equipment and artificial light in hunting prohibited--Exceptions--Night-vision equipment defined--Violation as misdemeanor.
Spotlighting prohibited--Times--Exceptions--Violation a misdemeanor.
Big game hunting violation as misdemeanor--Additional penalty on conviction for
hunting or taking big game during nighttime, closed season, or without license.
Trapping of fur-bearing animals prohibited--Exceptions--Violation as misdemeanor.
Open seasons on fur-bearing animals.
Possession of raw furs after close of season--Furs checked with conservation officer--Violation as misdemeanor.
Killing of mink, muskrats, and beavers causing damage.
Prohibited methods of hunting mink, muskrats and beavers--Violation as
Shooting of muskrats under certain conditions.
Maximum number of traps--Disturbance of muskrat houses--Violation as
Counties in which muskrat restrictions not applicable.
Trap robbing or injury as misdemeanor.
Cancellation of trapping license on conviction--New license prohibited for two years.
Hunting methods restricted--Violation as misdemeanor.
Mourning doves--Hunting within fifty yards of highway prohibited--Violation as
Floating batteries, sink boxes, and similar devices prohibited--Violation as
Use of motorboats in hunting prohibited--Exceptions--Violation as misdemeanor.
Hunting from motor vehicle prohibited--Exceptions--Promulgation of rules--Misdemeanor.
Hunting from motorcycle as misdemeanor.
Use of aircraft in hunting prohibited--Misdemeanor.
Aerial hunting of coyotes and fox by occupier of land where loss of animals
threatened--Hunting on neighbor's land--Consent or authorization--Contract.
Contracts with aerial hunters of foxes and coyotes.
Hunting on boundary waters in violation of laws of adjoining state as misdemeanor--Agreements for reciprocal recognition of licenses and enforcement.
Wearing of fluorescent orange by certain hunters--Violation as misdemeanor.
Prairie dog shooting season open year-round.