LDWF Accepting Applications for Sherburne WMA Waterfowl Lottery Hunts for 2018-19 Season

Release Date: 07/02/2018

July 2, 2018 - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is accepting applications for disabled veterans and regular waterfowl lottery hunts on Sherburne Wildlife Management Areas (WMA) for the 2018-19 hunting season.
These special hunts are restricted to hunters selected through the lottery application process. These hunts offer the opportunity for selected hunters to experience an enjoyable, wildlife oriented outdoor experience on Sherburne WMA.
Details on the qualifications, application requirements and dates of the hunts are listed on the application forms. The application deadline is Sept. 28.
Successful applicants will be selected by a random computer drawing. Applications for the lottery must be submitted to LDWF by the deadline listed on the application. A $5 administrative fee must be submitted with each application.
Applications and more information may be obtained by contacting your local LDWF field office or by visiting the LDWF web site at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/hunting/lottery-hunts .
Applications may be delivered in person to Room 442 of the LDWF headquarters building located at 2000 Quail Dr. in Baton Rouge or by mail.  The mailing address is: Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Wildlife Division, P.O. Box 98000, Baton Rouge, LA 70898-9000.
For more information, contact Steve Smith at 225-765-2359 or ssmith@wlf.la.gov .