September dove hunt set at Sardis Lake

84396+-+PRV+-+DOVE+HUNT+FIGHT+-+03_06_2003+-+23.55.321The Associated Press

SARDIS LAKE, Miss. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers will host its annual dove hunt at Sardis Lake on Sept. 7.

The hunt is free and open to the public.

The Army Corps has prepared two fields in Lafayette County on County Road 182 off of Highway 314, about 8 miles from Oxford.

They will be open for hunting the remainder of the season after the September 7 hunt.

All state and federal laws apply, including season, bag limit, shooting hours, and legal weapons.

No equipment will be provided, the Army Corps says.

More information is available by contacting natural resource specialist Ramon Pierce of the Army Corps Sardis Lake Field Office, 662-563-4531.