Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Hunting Regulations 2019-2020 - Page 96



WMA SCHEDULES
Feral Hogs: May be taken by properly licensed hunters from Oct. 1 - Feb. 29. In addition,
hunters may hunt feral hogs with archery equipment, shotguns loaded with buckshot or
slugs, or rimfire rifles no larger than .22 caliber from Feb. 16 - March 31. Hogs may be
taken with the aid of dogs Feb. 16 - March 15. Hunters must also display 400 square inches
of Hunter Orange or Blaze Pink and wear a Hunter Orange or Blaze Pink cap during special
shotgun season for feral hogs.
Commercial Fishing: Same as outside. Commercial mullet fishing open only in: South Pass,
Pass-a-Loutre, North Pass, Southeast Pass, Northeast Pass, Dennis Pass, Johnson Pass,
Loomis Pass, Cadro Pass, Wright Pass, Viveats Pass, Cognevich Pass, Blind Bay, Redfish Bay,
Garden Island Bay, Northshore Bay, East Bay (west of barrier islands) and oil and gas canals
as described on the LDWF Pass-a-Loutre WMA map.
PEARL RIVER
Owner: LDWF (35,619 acres, Hammond Office)
All roads closed 8 p.m. - 4 a.m. to all vehicles. Old Hwy. 11 will be closed when river gauge
at Pearl River, La., reaches 16.5 feet. All hunting, EXCEPT waterfowl, will be closed when the
river stage at Pearl River reaches 16.5 feet. No hunting in the vicinity of the Nature Trail.
Observe “No Hunting” signs. No loaded firearms or hunting within 100 yards of boardwalk.
Shooting Range: Self clearing permit not required, but all range users must obtain a daily
check-in numbered ticket at the range upon sign-in at the range. For more information call
985-643-3938 or visit www.honeyisland.org.
AREA CLOSED: Nov. 3-4 to all hunters EXCEPT Youth Hunters.
Deer Archery (either-sex): Oct. 1 - Jan. 31
Deer Youth (either-sex): Nov. 2-3
Deer Firearms (either-sex): Nov. 29 - Dec. 1, self-clearing permit.
Deer Firearms (bucks only): Dec. 7-22
Deer Primitive Firearms (either-sex): Nov. 16-22 and Dec. 23 - Jan. 5
Turkey Youth Lottery: March 28. Hunting by pre-application lottery only. Contact the
Hammond Field Office for details.
Turkey General Lottery: April 4-5. Hunting by pre-application lottery only. Contact the
Hammond Field Office for details.
Waterfowl: Same as outside EXCEPT CLOSED after 2 p.m. and EXCEPT no hunting in
Waterfowl Refuge Area and EXCEPT CLOSED Nov. 2-3 and Nov. 29 - Dec. 1 north of US 90.
Small Game: Same as outside EXCEPT CLOSED Nov. 2-3 and Nov. 29 - Dec. 1, and OPEN to
squirrel hunting during the spring season, May 2-10, with or without dogs. Beagles
allowed for rabbits and dogs allowed for squirrel hunting Jan. 6 - Feb. 29.
Youth Squirrel Hunt: Sept. 28-29
Raccoon (nighttime): Sept. 14-29 and Jan. 4 - Feb. 29
Crawfish: 100 lbs per person per day. Recreational crawfishing only.
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2019-2020 Louisiana Hunting Regulations

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