Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Mississippi Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive, Jackson, MS, 39211
Wildlife Management Area Turkey Hunting Applications Available
JACKSON -The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and
Parks (MDWFP) is now accepting online applications for Wildlife
Management Area (WMA) turkey draw hunts. Applications
can be submitted at www.mdwfp.com/draws;
the deadline to submit applications is February 15. All
applicants must have a valid WMA user permit to apply. WMA
user permits are available for purchase online at www.mdwfp.com or may
be purchased anywhere hunting licenses are sold.
Permitted turkey hunts are offered to provide a quality turkey
hunting experience and are available on 19 WMAs across the state
for this hunting season. Additionally, special youth-only
turkey draw hunts are available on Canemount WMA, Charles Ray Nix
WMA, Natchez State Park, Sardis Waterfowl WMA, Sunflower WMA, and
Ward Bayou WMA. Participants for these hunts must be 15 years of
age or younger.
For more information regarding Wildlife Management Areas in
Mississippi, visit us at www.mdwfp.com/wma
or call us at (601) 432-2199.