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You may not use two-way mobile radio transmitters to:

  • Communicate the location or direction of game or furbearing animals or …
  • Coordinate the movements of other hunters.

Two-way mobile radio transmitters include cell phones, citizen band radios, walkie-talkies, and handheld radios.


  • Two-way mobile radio transmitters may be used by coyote hunters, except during the two annual shotgun deer seasons.
  • One-way mobile transmitters, which can transmit a signal but not a voice signal, may be used by:
    • Falconers recovering free-flying birds of prey that are properly banded and covered on a falconry permit
    • Hunters who are tracking their hunting dogs or need aid in their recovery