BATON ROUGE, LA (WVUE) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is now accepting applications for the 2016 lottery teal hunts on the White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area (WCA) in Vermilion Parish.
Available hunt dates include:
- Saturday, Sept. 10
- Sunday, Sept. 11
- Tuesday, Sept. 13
- Thursday, Sept. 15
- Saturday, Sept. 17
- Sunday, Sept. 18
- Wednesday, Sept. 21
- Saturday, Sept. 24
- Sunday, Sept. 25.
Applicants must be 18 or older and only one application per hunter will be accepted. Applications are available on the LDWF website or by writing:
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Attention: White Lake Teal Hunt
2000 Quail Drive, Baton Rouge, La. 70808.
A $5 non-refundable fee is also required. It can be paid by check or money order made payable to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
Each hunter who wins a spot 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.
Hunters will be notified by mail and required to submit an additional check or money order for $250 per hunt party.
Applications are non-transferable. The deadline for applications is July 25.
For more information on White Lake WCA teal season lottery hunts, contact Wayne Sweeney at 337-536-9400, Ext. 1, or firstname.lastname@example.org.