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Pheasant stocking Northeast District

Pheasants are stocked on Wildlife Management Areas and other locations that are open to the public for hunting. Stocking locations and frequencies for the Northeast District are listed here.

Stocked management areas

Town(s) Stocked Management Areas Stocking Frequency / Week*
Ashby Ashby WMA 1
Georgetown, Rowley, W. Newbury, Newbury Crane Pond WMA 3
Medfield Charles River WMA 1
Newbury, Rowley William Forward WMA 3
Newbury, West Newbury Martin Burns WMA 3
Townsend Squannacook WMA 1

Other stocked areas

Town(s) Other Stocked Areas Stocking Frequency / Week*
Ashby Behind Souhegan Horse Farm on Brooks Lane off  West Road 1
Ayer Washington Street power lines east of Groton Harvard Road 1
Gloucester Dogtown Common 1
Groton Fields next to Blood Farm (W. Groton) on south side of Rte. 225, adjacent to town forest 1
Groton Power lines on south side of Rte. 40, east of Gay Road 1
North Andover Harold Parker State Forest west of Middleton Road 2
Pepperell Fields across from brick schoolhouse between Prescott St. and Hollis St., north side of Nissitissit River 1
Pepperell Field across from Gardner's Farm along the west side of Nashua River, Rte. 111 1
Pepperell Fields off Rt. 119 at Nashua River 1
Townsend Fields adjacent to Squannacook River on east side of West Meadow Road 1


Due to factors including equipment failure, personnel, inclement weather, high water or other unforeseen circumstances we are unable to provide actual stocking dates and locations.