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Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive, Jackson, MS, 39211
Phone: 601-432-2400

Friday, January 17, 2014

Wildlife Management Area Turkey Hunting Applications Available

JACKSON - On January 15, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) began accepting applications for turkey hunting on selected Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs).  Permitted turkey hunts are offered to provide a quality turkey hunting experience and are available on 15 WMAs across the state.  To participate in these hunts, applicants must apply online at www.mdwfp.com/draws before February 15 and have a valid Mississippi hunting license before applying for a WMA draw hunt.


Additionally, special youth-only turkey draw hunts are available on Sardis Waterfowl WMA, Ward Bayou WMA, Sunflower WMA, and Natchez State Park. 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. 

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