Turkey Season Lottery Hunt Applications for 2019 Now Available

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Dec. 27, 2018 – The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
(LDWF) is accepting applications for the 2019 turkey season lottery
hunts on state wildlife management areas (WMAs). The deadline to
submit applications is Feb. 8, 2019.

Regular turkey lottery hunts will be held on nine WMAs this spring.
Youth lottery hunts will be held on 11 WMAs.

The application forms for these WMA hunts for adult and youth hunters
are now available on the LDWF website at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/hunting/lottery-hunts . The forms list all lottery hunt dates and locations.

The 2019 wild turkey season will open April 6 on private lands in
three designated areas with varying end of season dates as follows:
Area A, April 6-May 5; Area B, April 6-28; and Area C, April 6-21. For
a detailed map, CLICK HERE

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The statewide youth and physically challenged hunter weekend for
private lands will be March 30-31. To access additional information on
turkey season, review the 2018-19 Louisiana Hunting Regulations
booklet at http://www.eregulations.com/louisiana/hunting/.

For more information, contact Cody Cedotal at ccedotal@wlf.la.gov or
225-765-2361.

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is charged with
managing and protecting Louisiana’s abundant natural resources. For
more information, visit us at www.wlf.la.gov. To receive recreational
or commercial fishing email and text alerts, signup at
http://www.wlf.la.gov/signup.