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September 03, 2010

Controlled Waterfowl Hunt Application Deadline is Sept. 20

Waterbury, VT – Applications are available for controlled waterfowl hunting permits to be used at two Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department wildlife management areas. Interested hunters must apply by Monday, September 20, 2010.

Hunting under controlled conditions for ducks at Mud Creek in Alburgh and geese at Dead Creek in Addison has been popular since the early 1970's. Permit applications for these two areas are available on Fish and Wildlife's website (vtfishandwildlife.com). Printed applications will also be available September 7, at Vermont Fish and Wildlife offices in Essex Junction, Waterbury, Addison, Barre, St. Johnsbury, Springfield and Rutland.

Applications must be filled out correctly and postmarked no later than September 20, 2010. There is no fee to apply.

A public drawing to award hunting permits will be held Friday, September 24 at 12:00 Noon at Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area headquarters off Route 17 in Addison. Attendance is not required. Successful applicants will be notified and must pay a $10 permit fee on the day of the hunt.

Source: Agency of Natural Resources
Last Updated at: September 03, 2010 11:53:39