- 1st segment: the Saturday before Thanksgiving through the first Sunday after Thanksgiving
- 2nd segment: the second Saturday in December through December 23
- 3rd segment: December 27 through January 31
EXCEPTION: Ducks, coots, and mergansers may be taken during the Special Youth Waterfowl Hunt (Code 11.04).
Coot: Daily limit 15, possession limit 45.
Ducks: Daily limit 6. No more than four mallards (no more than 2 of which may be females), 1 pintail, 1 mottled duck, 1 scaup, 3 wood ducks, 2 redheads, 2 black ducks, and 2 canvasbacks. Possession limit no more than 3 daily limits.
Mergansers: Daily limit 5 (no more than 2 of which may be hooded mergansers). Possession limit no more than 3 daily limits.