Hunters can apply online for reserved turkey hunt

Hunters can apply online now for a reserved turkey hunt by visiting hunting.IN .gov and clicking on the “Reserved Hunt Info” link.

The application period ends March 19. No late entries will be accepted. The online method is the only way to apply.

Applicants must possess a hunting license valid for the hunt for which they are applying.

Hunters will be selected through a computerized, random drawing. Drawing results will be posted at wildlife.IN.gov within two weeks after application deadlines, and an email will be sent to applicants when results are posted.

Area turkey hunts open for application include:

• J.E. Roush Lake Fish & Wildlife Area – April 25-27; April 28-29; April 30-May 2; May 3-5; May 6-8; May 9-11; and May 12-13.

• Mississinewa Lake – April 25-27; April 28-29; April 30-May 2; May 3-5; May 6-8; May 9-11; and May 12-13.

• Salamonie Lake – April 25-27; April 28-30; May 1-3; May 4-6; May 7-9; and May 10-13.

Only one application is allowed per license holder. No changes can be made once the application is submitted.

More information is available at dnr.IN.gov/fishwild/5834.htm.