Hunting doves is not as popular as say, hunting deer. But anytime you can be out in the woods is time well managed. Doves are hunted in 40 states, with Michigan being the only Midwestern state to not have an established dove season. Approximately 41 million doves are harvested annually across the nation.
The population of the mourning dove in the continental US is estimated at around 350 million, making it one of the most plentiful birds in North America. Continue reading Dove Hunting 101