Proposed 2018-2020 Hunting and Trapping Seasons

Open for Public Comment

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is accepting public comment on proposed changes to the 2018-2020 hunting and trapping seasons. The Department evaluates possible changes to hunting and trapping regulations every two years.

The public comment period closed on March 13, 2018.

Click here to view Comments Made by Others.


Click here for a print version of the proposals.


Note on Sunday Hunting

The department does not have the authority to authorize Sunday hunting outside of what is established through the legislature.

To learn more about expanding sunday hunting opportunities please see HB 1338 or SB 0817 or contact your local lawmaker.