Cougar Quota by Zone

While there is a general, statewide season for cougars, there are quotas set by zone. Once a quota in a certain zone is met, that zone will close for cougar hunting.
Below are the most recent numbers on cougar harvest by zone.

The numbers below are as of December 3, 2018.

Information based on data sheets received at Wildlife Population Lab

Zone

Name

Hunter

Non-Hunter

Total Mortality

Quota

Zone Status

A Coast/North Cascade 84 99 183 180 Closed
B SW Cascade 46 92 138 200 Open
C SE Cascade 9 21 30 80 Open
D Columbia Basin 5 28 33 100 Open
E Blue Mountains 70 26 96 270 Open
F SE Oregon 21 12 31 140 Open
  State Total 235 278 513 970  

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cougar quota zones map