E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area Hunting Statistics

2019-20 game bird hunting summaries for the E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area.

Monthly harvest is summarized in the tables below.  During the fee pheasant hunt (Oct 1-31), harvest is also summarized daily; the link is found below each table. Links to the detailed annual harvest reports can also be found below each table.

E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area is restricted to shotgun with non-toxic shot and archery hunting only. Hunting is allowed starting in late August (concurrent with the general archery season opener) through the end of February. Hunting season dates follow the general big game and game bird regulations with the following exceptions: Pheasant opens October 1st for the Western Oregon fee pheasant hunt and hunting ends at 5pm during October; rabbit season is open from November to the end of February; all goose hunting is prohibited.

2019-20 Season

Month Total hunters Upland Birds harvested* Rabbits harvested Waterfowl harvested Harvest per hunter**
Aug. 2019 8 closed closed closed 0
Sept. 2019 386 429 closed closed 1.12
Oct. 2019  1,115  437 closed 2  0.39
Nov. 2019          
Dec. 2019          
Jan. 2020          
Feb. 2020       closed  
Total 1,509 866 0 2 0.58

*upland includes pheasant, quail, dove, and snipe
**All harvested game


2018-19 Season

Month Total hunters Upland Birds harvested* Rabbits harvested Waterfowl harvested Harvest per hunter**
Aug. 2018 5 closed closed closed 0
Sept. 2018 331 212 closed closed 0.65
Oct. 2018 2625 969 closed 4 0.37
Nov. 2018 377 21 101 14 0.36
Dec. 2018 317 7 204 25 0.75
Jan. 2019 262 28 146 36 0.77
Feb. 2019 152 5 172 closed 1.23
Total 4,069 1,242 623 79 0.48

 *upland includes pheasant, quail, dove, and snipe
**All harvested game


2017-18 Season

Month Total hunters Upland Birds harvested* Rabbits harvested Waterfowl harvested Harvest per hunter**
Aug. 2017 1 closed closed closed 0
Sept. 2017 293 155 closed closed 0.53
Oct. 2017 2498 1040 closed 0 0.42
Nov. 2017 303 20 68 10 0.33
Dec. 2017 290 30 64 37 0.46
Jan. 2018 232 20 79 45 0.62
Feb. 2018 164 6 94 closed 0.61
Total 3,781 1,271 305 92 0.44

 *upland includes pheasant, quail, dove, and snipe
**All harvested game


2016-17 Season

Month Total hunters Upland Birds harvested* Rabbits harvested Waterfowl harvested Harvest per hunter**
Aug. 2016 5 closed closed closed 0
Sept. 2016 229 138 closed closed 0.61
Oct. 2016 2272 915 closed 0 0.4
Nov. 2016 295 19 59 2 0.28
Dec. 2016 295 28 120 28 0.6
Jan. 2017 284 4 138 47 0.67
Feb. 2017 168 0 130 closed 0.78
Total 3,548 1,104 447 77 0.46

 *upland includes pheasant, quail, dove, and snipe
**All harvested game


2015-16 Season

Month Total hunters Upland Birds harvested* Rabbits harvested Waterfowl harvested Harvest per hunter**
Aug. 2015 4 closed closed closed 0
Sept. 2015 169 130 closed closed 0.77
Oct. 2015 2635 1067 closed 2 0.41
Nov. 2015 319 30 92 3 0.4
Dec. 2015 338 75 111 4 0.58
Jan. 2016 258 6 118 21 0.62
Feb. 2016 158 6 101 closed 0.73
Total 3,881 1,314 422 30 0.46

 *upland includes pheasant, quail, dove, and snipe
**All harvested game