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55 minutes ago, Four Seasons said:

You will never see a Song Bird season in Ny state. 

Perhaps not unless Rossi is still active.

  MEANWHILE-- Ihave seen a number of Pheasant  Hunters kill Doves in Corn Fields from afar. Probably  very common.

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5 minutes ago, blackbeltbill said:

 

  MEANWHILE-- Ihave seen a number of Pheasant  Hunters kill Doves in Corn Fields from afar. Probably  very common.

As common as xbow hunters using their weapons all archery season? Probably more common.

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2 hours ago, Lawdwaz said:

As common as xbow hunters using their weapons all archery season? Probably more common.

No I would guess there are more people using crossbows all archery then there are people killing Songbirds in Ny state. 

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3 hours ago, blackbeltbill said:

Perhaps not unless Rossi is still active.

  MEANWHILE-- Ihave seen a number of Pheasant  Hunters kill Doves in Corn Fields from afar. Probably  very common.

Regardless if he is around or not. You did see the date on the post you quoted? In one state they are considered vermin and in ours they are songbirds. Kinda like the yote difference in states.  But the two birds you mentioned have one thing in common.         Neither have the numbers for a season in Ny

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16 minutes ago, Four Seasons said:

Regardless if he is around or not. You did see the date on the post you quoted? In one state they are considered vermin and in ours they are songbirds. Kinda like the yote difference in states.  But the two birds you mentioned have one thing in common.         Neither have the numbers for a season in Ny

Indeed,I saw the date..

 In the MEANTIME-- alot of Pheasant Hunters will continue  to open up in Cornfields on Doves. Not like anyone will check their Vests. Seen it a million times already.

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3 minutes ago, blackbeltbill said:

Indeed,I saw the date..

 In the MEANTIME-- alot of Pheasant Hunters will continue  to open up in Cornfields on Doves. Not like anyone will check their Vests. Seen it a million times already.

Spot on. Just as those damn xbow hunters using them all archery season some throw out there like it even relates to the subject at hand.   But in the end you will never see the support for a songbird season.   Wonder if it would cost as much for a dove season as it does for pheasants 

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