hunting season

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Noun1.hunting season - the season during which it is legal to kill a particular specieshunting season - the season during which it is legal to kill a particular species
season - a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field; "he celebrated his 10th season with the ballet company"; "she always looked forward to the avocado season"
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Bands of free trappers resort hither also, to sell the furs they have collected; or to engage their services for the next hunting season.
In the months of June and July, when there is an interval between the hunting seasons, a general rendezvous is held, at some designated place in the mountains, where the affairs of the past year are settled by the resident partners, and the plans for the following year arranged.
They know the routes and resorts of the trappers; where to waylay them on their journeys; where to find them in the hunting seasons, and where to hover about them in winter quarters.
The strongest objection was that which would have formerly been an inducement to her, namely, the frequent meeting with young Jones, whom she had determined to avoid; but as the end of the hunting season now approached, she hoped, by a short absence with her aunt, to reason herself entirely out of her unfortunate passion; and had not any doubt of being able to meet him in the field the subsequent season without the least danger.
His call came after a number of complaints made by residents of Kouklia and Ha Potami, in the Paphos district, against hunters who during hunting season, either abuse their dogs or abandon them in the area.
25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gander Mountain, the nation's largest and fastest-growing outdoor specialty retailer, is ready to help guests prepare for this year's hunting season with outdoor gear, expert tips and a new " Gander Guide" community program full of rewards.
Frustrated, some gun rights advocates and politically conservative Coloradans decided to hold hostage the state's popular big-game hunting season (chiefly deer and elk, although bear and pronghorn antelope are included), which brings in more than $45 million per year.
com)-- Missouri Waterfowl Hunting Season is an extremely popular annual hunting sport that hunting enthusiasts excitedly wait to begin each year.
The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has announced the beginning of this year's hunting season.
So state officials cancelled the hunting season, and lawmakers introduced a bill to impose a temporary moratorium on future hunting seasons.
But since you referred to the hunting season I just wonder what do these falcons actually hunt?
knows the importance of carrying a variety of products come hunting season.