|If you:||You must have a/an:||Fees and notes:|
|Participate in any activity on a WMA (unless otherwise specified)||Self-Clearing Permit||
Free. A Self-Clearing Permit is required for ALL ACTIVITIES on WMAs. The permit consists of two portions: check-in and check-out.
|Are a hunter age 18 to 59 and hunt on any land managed by LDWF, including WMAs, wildlife refuges, and conservation areas||WMA Hunting Permit||$15; available anywhere licenses are sold (online and through vendors).|
|Access WMAs or other LDWF-managed lands and do not have a Louisiana fishing or hunting license||Wild Louisiana Stamp||$9.50; a 1-day Wild Louisiana Stamp is also available for $2; available anywhere licenses are sold (online and through vendors).|
|Are a wheelchair-bound, mobility-impaired, or visually-impaired hunter who participates in special deer hunts on private and public lands, accesses specially designated ATV trails on WMAs, and/or hunts from ATVs||Physically Challenged Hunter Permit||Free. Amputees of the upper extremities may also apply. See Special Licenses and Permits for more information.|
|Would like to train a bird dog in a WMA Bird Dog Training Area||WMA Bird Dog Training Area Permit||Free. Contact your LDWF regional office for availability.|
|Cut firewood for personal use in firewood harvesting areas on WMAs||Firewood Cutting on WMAs Permit||Free. You must also have a Basic Hunting License and sign an indemnity agreement stating that LDWF is not responsible for any injuries occurring or resulting from any actions during the firewood harvest operations. Firewood cutting is typically permitted from August through October when no firearm hunting seasons are in progress. Contact your LDWF regional office for availability.|
WMA/Refuge/Conservation Area Licenses and Permits
For more information on Special Use, WMA Hardmast Collection, WMA Research, or WMA Commercial Activity permits, please contact your LDWF regional office.