Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

LDWF Announces Dates for 2017 White Lake WCA Teal Season Lottery

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June 21, 2017

BATON ROUGE: The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is accepting applications for the 2017 lottery teal hunts on the White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area (WCA) in Vermilion Parish.

Available dates include Friday, Sept. 15; Saturday, Sept. 16; Sunday, Sept. 17; Tuesday, Sept. 19; Thursday, Sept. 21; Saturday, Sept. 23; Sunday, Sept. 24; Wednesday, Sept. 27; and Saturday, Sept. 30.

Persons 18 years of age or older can apply and only one application per hunter will be accepted. Applications are available on the LDWF web site at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/refuge/lottery-applications or by writing to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Attention: White Lake Teal Hunt, 2000 Quail Drive, Room 418, Baton Rouge, LA 70808.

Completed applications must be received by close of business on July 25, 2017. A $5 non-refundable administration fee in the form of a check or money order made payable to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries must accompany each application.

Each applicant who is selected will be allowed to bring one additional hunter as a guest. All hunters must have appropriate licenses, including a basic hunting license (or Louisiana Sportsman's Paradise license), a Louisiana duck license, federal duck stamp and HIP permit.

Successful applicants will be notified by mail and required to submit an additional check or money order for $250 per hunt party. Applications are non-transferrable.

For more information on White Lake WCA teal season lottery hunts, contact Wayne Sweeney at 337-536-9400, ext. 1, or wsweeney@wlf.la.gov

Original Press Release http://www.wlf.louisiana. gov/news/41277

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