RULE 002.00.02-012 - 2002-2003 - Miscellaneous Code Proposals, including Wildlife Hunting Regulations

RULE 002.00.02-012. 2002-2003 - Miscellaneous Code Proposals, including Wildlife Hunting Regulations

21.02 PERMIT REQUIREMENTS ON CERTAIN WMAs and WDAs. It shall be unlawful to take or attempt to take deer during permit hunts on certain WMAs and WDAs without first obtaining the required permit, fail to follow the instructions on said permits or to fail to check in and out on WMAs as specified herein:

(A) Gun and Muzzleloader: BAYOU METO, BOIS D'ARC, CAMP ROBINSON WMA, CUT-OFF CREEK, DAGMAR, ED GORDON/POINT REMOVE WMA, FELSENTHAL NWR, FT. CHAFFEE, LAKE GREESON, GULF MOUNTAIN, HAROLD E. ALEXANDER/ SPRING RIVER, HENRY GRAY/HURRICANE LAKE, HOBBS SMA, HOWARD COUNTY, MADISON COUNTY, REX HANCOCK/BLACK SWAMP, SYLAMORE (doe only), U of A PINE TREE EXPERIMENTAL STATION WDA and WATTENSAW WMAs.

(B) Gun only: CAMP ROBINSON WDA, J. PERRY MIKLES/BLUE MOUNTAIN WDA, LAFAYETTE COUNTY WMA.

(C) Muzzleloader only: DAVE DONALDSON/BLACK RIVER, HOLLAND BOTTOMS, JOHNSON COUNTY WRA (mobility impaired hunt) within DARDANELLE WMA, GREERS FERRY LAKE WMA (mobility impaired hunt) LITTLE BAYOU, SHIREY BAY/RAINEY BRAKE and TRUSTEN HOLDER WMAs.

(D) Archery only: That part of TRUSTEN HOLDER north of the Arkansas River and north of Arkansas Post Canal between the Pendleton Bridge and Merrisach Lake Park (including land and waters of Moore Bayou, Post Bayou, Merrisach Lake and the Arkansas Post Canal) will be archery only for permit holders.

(E) Youth only: HOPE UPLAND WMA, J. PERRY MIKLES/BLUE MOUNTAIN WDA and ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST WMA.

(F) A lease land permit is required for persons 16 years and older to camp, hunt or trap any type of wildlife on BIG TIMBER, CASEY JONES, CHEROKEE, GUM FLATS, LAFAYETTE COUNTY (except no permit is required to camp on Lafayette County) and PROVO LEASED LANDS WMAs. A Cherokee WMA Lease Land permit is also required for the operation of motorcycles, bicycles, ATVs and horseback riding from October 1-February 28 and during Spring Turkey seasons in Spring Turkey Zones 2, 6 and 7 on CHEROKEE and JIM KRESS WMAs, except on state or county roads.

(G) Crossett Experimental Forest WMA: Permit is required to hunt or trap.

(H) U of A Pine Tree Experimental Station WDA: A permit is required for any person who pursues, hunts, or traps any type of wildlife.

PENALTY: $100.00 to $1,000.00.

(12/18/2002)

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