The Fish and Wildlife Service annually publishes migratory game bird regulations in the Federal Register.state hunting state license (and any associated stamps or other documents), all waterfowl hunters age 16 and over must purchase and carry a current Federal Duck Stamp each year.
There are many ways to buy Duck Stamps, including the Electronic Duck Stamp (E-Stamp).
Using this information, we establish regulations to authorize migratory bird hunting and provide opportunities, through the issuance of permits, for organizations and individuals to participate in migratory bird conservation.
We support scientific research, rehabilitation of injured birds, education, falconry, taxidermy, and control of overabundant species Although the Migratory Bird Treaty Act considers some 170 species to be "game birds," less than 60 species are typically hunted each year.
You can also donate directly to one of several bird conservation funds, or provide matching funds for bird habitat conservation grants.