Upper Delta WMA

Located in Baldwin & Mobile Counties near Stockton. 35,795 acres; big game, small game, and waterfowl hunting. MAP

PERMITS: A season permit is required for all hunting and is valid for all game species listed on permit. Permits may be obtained from :

  • Dead Lake Marina,
  • Winter's Marina,
  • Hurricane Landing,
  • Quint's Hardware,
  • Hubbard's Landing,
  • Live Oak Landing,
  • Saraland, Daphne, and Bay Minette Wal-Marts,
  • Mt Vernon Conoco,
  • Baldwin Co Courthouse

and from the Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Office, 9900 Battleship Parkway, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM Monday-Friday, or by writing to Area Biologist Steven W Barnett, PO Box 7245, Spanish Fort, AL 38577 (Telephone: 334-626-5474). Include a large self-addressed, stamped envelope and your current hunting license number. Trapping permits must be obtained from the Area Biologist.

ZONE A

DEER

(Gun) Stalk Hunting Antlered Bucks Only: Nov. 17; Dec. 7-8; Jan. 18-19. Stalk Hunting Hunter's Choice (except spotted fawns – one deer per day): Jan. 4-5. Dog Hunting Antlered Bucks Only: Nov. 20-21; Nov. 30-Dec. 1; Jan. 11-12.

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

(Primitive Weapons) Stalk Hunting Hunter's Choice (except spotted fawns): Jan. 25-26.

TURKEY March 15-April 30 (Daylight until 12:00 Noon CST).

WATERFOWL - State Season

DOVE - Saturdays of State Season (except on days of gun and primitive weapons deer hunts).

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

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

SNIPE - Nov. 14-Feb. 28 (except on days of gun and primitive weapons deer hunts).

RACCOON & OPOSSUM - Oct. 1-Feb. 28 (except on days of gun and primitive weapons deer hunts).

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

TRAPPING - Nov. 17-Feb. 20.

FERAL HOG - Open during any other legal daylight season using weapons and ammunition approved for those hunts. (NO DOGS ALLOWED- DAYLIGHT HOURS ONLY.)

ZONE B

DEER

(Gun) Stalk Hunting (Deer – Antlered Bucks Only): Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays of the State Gun Deer Season, Nov. 17-Jan. 31 (Daylight Hours Only). Dogs may be used on Nov. 29-Dec. 2; Dec. 13-16; Jan. 3-6; Jan. 10-13.

(Archery) Stalk Hunting Hunter's Choice (except spotted fawns): Oct. 15-Jan. 31

TURKEY - March 15-April 30 (Daylight until 12:00 Noon CST).

WATERFOWL - State Season

SPECIAL TEAL SEASON - Sept. 8-23.

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

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

SNIPE - Nov. 14-Feb. 28 (except on days of gun and primitive weapons deer hunts).

RACCOON & OPOSSUM -  Oct. 1-Feb. 28 (except on days of gun and primitive weapons deer hunts).

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

TRAPPING - Nov. 17-Feb. 20.

FERAL HOG - Open during wildlife management area seasons using weapons and ammunition approved for those hunts. (NO DOGS ALLOWED – DAYLIGHT HOURS ONLY).

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