Thursday, February 28, 2013

Drawing to Be Held at Lake La Su An Wildlife Area for Youth Turkey Hunting


Drawing to be held March 16
FINDLAY, OH- A special drawing will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at the Lake La Su An Wildlife Area headquarters for youths interested in turkey hunting according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife. Youths age 17 and younger may participate.

Lake La Su An Wildlife Area headquarters is located at 09-455 County Road R, Pioneer, Ohio. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and will continue until the drawing at 10:00 a.m. Youth hunters must possess a valid hunting license to register. Youth hunters are not required to be present to register. Adults may register a youth by presenting the youth’s hunting license.   

Successful applicants will select an available section of their choice for either a two or three day permit between the dates of April 20 through May 19, 2013. A total of 72 date/ section combinations are available.  

For more information, contact the Lake La Su An Wildlife Area headquarters at (419) 485-9092, or the Division of Wildlife District 2 Office at (419) 424-5000 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.  

The ODNR-Division of Wildlife conducts controlled hunts on professionally managed areas throughout the state for youth. These hunts provide a unique and excellent opportunity for young hunters to learn from their mentors. For more information about these hunts, go to the Division of Wildlife’s webpage at: wildohio.com. Click on the hunting link and look for controlled hunts.  

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources ensures a balance between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all. Visit the ODNR Web site atwww.ohiodnr.com.