Squirrel Hunting Season Begins Monday – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — Squirrel hunting season is just around the corner.

The season begins Monday and lasts through February 28, 2023, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

During the season, squirrel hunters can go after both gray and fox squirrels. The maximum daily bag limit is 12 per hunter, according to the GDNR


Finding squirrels is usually easy, as they are found throughout the state, according to the GDNR.

Squirrel meat is rich in iron and B vitamins, according to the GDNR.

More information about the season and information about hunting permits can be found on the department’s website.

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