Applications open for turkey hunting on WMA

Wild-Turkey-ARTThe Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks is currently accepting applications for turkey hunting on selected Wildlife Management Areas.
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 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 or call 601-432-2199.