Hunting and Trapping Regulations for the 2022 - 2023 and 2023 - 2024 Seasons (250-RICR-60-00-9)


250-RICR-60-00-9 ACTIVE RULE

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9.1Purpose

9.2Authority

9.3Application

9.4Severability

9.5Superseded Rules and Regulations

9.6Definitions

9.7Deer

9.8Special Deer Seasons

9.9Cooperative Hunting Programs

9.10Migratory Game Birds

9.11Waterfowl

9.12Small Game and Upland Game Birds

9.13Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)

9.14Furbearer Trapping

9.15Reptiles and Amphibians

9.16Management Areas

9.17General

9.18Special Regulation – State Waterfowl Stamp

9.19Effective Date


Title 250 Department of Environmental Management
Chapter 60 Fish and Wildlife
Subchapter 00 N/A
Part 9 Hunting and Trapping Regulations for the 2022 - 2023 and 2023 - 2024 Seasons (250-RICR-60-00-9)
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Active
Effective 07/31/2022

Regulation Authority:

R.I. Gen. Laws Chapters 42-17.1; 20-15 and 20-18
§§ 20-1-2; 20-1-4; 20-1-8; 20-1-12; 20-1-13; 20-2-35
20-2-37 and 1-8-1
and in accordance with R.I. Gen. Laws Chapter 42-35
R.I. Gen. Laws § R.I. Gen. Laws Chapters 4217.1;

Purpose and Reason:

The purpose of these Rules and Regulations is to establish recreational hunting  seasons; to set the possession and bag limits; and to regulate the manner of hunting in order to efficiently manage the wildlife resources of Rhode Island.