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Oakmulgee WMA

Located in Hale, Bibb, and Perry Counties. 44,500 acres; big game and small game. MAP

PERMITS: Gun and primitive weapons deer permits will be issued daily from the checking station at the Elliott Creek Work Center on Hale Co Hwy 50, 10 miles east of Moundville, AL. Season small game, archery deer, and turkey permits will be available at self-service box located at the checking station; Mayfield's Store, Pondville: Duncanville Feed and Seed, Hwy 82 E, Duncanville; Woods and Waters, Northport; Pleasant Valley Store on Hale Co Hwy 25; and Outdoor's Unlimited, Inc., Tuscaloosa.

Requests for permits by mail should be sent to Area Biologist Jeff Makemson, 11481 Colonial Dr. Duncanville. AL 35456 (phone [205] 371-6375 or [205] 345-3807). Include current hunting license number with a large, self-addressed stamped envelope. Indicate the permit you desire. All deer killed must be checked at the checking station. Turkeys killed shall be reported to the area biologist. Trapping permits must be obtained from the area biologist.

DEER

(Youth) Stalk Hunting Hunter’s Choice (except spotted fawns): Nov. 10.

(Gun) Stalk Hunting Antlered Bucks Only: Nov. 23-24; Dec.4-5; Dec. 28 - 29; Jan. 4-5*; *On Jan . 5 a predetermined percentage of the permits issued will be hunter’s choice (except spotted fawns – one deer per day).

(Archery) Stalk Hunting Hunter’s Choice (except spotted fawns): Oct. 15 - Jan. 31 (except on days of scheduled youth, gun, and primitive weapons deer hunts).

(Primitive Weapons) Stalk Hunting Hunter’s Choice (except spotted fawns): Dec. 14 – 15; Jan. 18 – 19. (one deer per day).

TURKEY

(Youth) Mar. 9 (daylight until 12:00 noon CST) Mar. 15-Apr. 30 (Daylight until 12:00 noon CST).

SQUIRREL - Oct. 1-Feb. 28 (except on days of scheduled youth, gun and primitive weapons deer hunts).

RABBIT - Oct. 1 - Feb. 28 (except on days of scheduled youth, gun, and primitive weapons deer hunts).

QUAIL - Nov. 17 - Feb. 28 (except on days of scheduled youth, gun, and primitive weapons deer hunts).

 RACCOON, OPOSSUM & FOX - Oct. 1 - Feb. 28 (Nighttime Only). No hunting on nights preceding days of scheduled youth, gun, and primitive weapons deer hunts. Fox hunting - dogs only- no weapons.

DOVE - Sept. 15-Oct. 27 - Wednesdays and Saturdays only - noon until sunset.

WOODCOCK - Dec. 18 – Jan. 31 (except on days of scheduled gun and primitive weapons deer hunts).

TRAPPING - Jan. 1-Feb. 20.

WATERFOWL - State Season (except on days of gun and primitive weapons deer hunts). No open goose season.

FERAL HOGS, COYOTE & BOBCAT - Open during any other legal season using weapons and ammunition approved for those hunts (no dogs allowed).

Source:  Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries of the Alabama Department of Conservation

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