The City of Inver Grove Heights is again participating in the early Canada goose hunting season for 2016. The early season is set for September 3 –September 18, 2016
The regular Canada goose hunting season runs September 24 – October 2, 2016 and October 15, 2016 – January 4, 2017.
The City will limit dates available for hunting Canada Geese to:
September 3 - 9,
September 17 - 18,
October 15 - 16,
November 19 – 20,
December 16 - 17, concluding
Saturday, December 31, 2016.
The purpose of the hunt is to thin the goose population within the city.
Persons interested in participating in the early Canada goose hunting season should contact the Police Department at (651) 450-2525 to obtain an application form or to answer questions.
Participating individuals will be required to comply with the following conditions:
The City Council has determined that no hunting with firearms will be permitted after December 31, 2016.