Dark green: Days when fish and game are most active on the September 2023 solunar calendar
Light green: Days when fish and game are more active than usual on the September 2023 solunar calendar
OFAH key date reminder:
Sept. 1 Bear opens in some Central and Southern units; deer bow in select WMUs; falconry seasons opens; ducks open in Hudson-James Bay District; geese in Hudson-James Bay, Northern, and Central Districts; mourning doves open; fall turkey tags available; Controlled deer draw results available
Sept. 5 Bear opens in some Central and Southern units
Sept. 7 Early geese in Southern District
Sept. 8 Additional controlled deer tags available
Sept. 10 Ducks open in Northern District
Sept. 15 Grouse, small game, wolf, and coyote open in select units; woodcock opens most WMUs
Sept. 16 Moose opens in select units; Ducks in Central District
Sept. 18 Elk opens in harvest areas
Sept. 23 Waterfowl opens in Southern District; moose bow opens in select units
Sept. 25 Grouse/small game opens in many Southern units; woodcock in remaining WMUs
Major AM/PM: Daily times when fish and animals are likely to be most active. Periods also last two hours, beginning at listed time.
Also, to get appropriate sunrise and sunset times for your area, visit the Government of Canada’s weather website.