Hunters are reminded that Sandhill crane tags will be available first-come, first-served starting at 10 a.m. MDT, August 1 at Fish and Game offices, license vendors, online at, or by calling 800-554-8685.

Seasons begin September 1-15 or September 16-30, depending on tag type. Hunting occurs in eastern Idaho with one of the purposes to help reduce crop damage.

Hunters can find Sandhill crane hunting information in the 2020-2021 Migratory Game Bird Seasons and Rules brochure, which includes season information for waterfowl, Sandhill crane, dove and crow. The brochure is available at Fish and Game license vendors and online at

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