Arsenal announces procedures for turkey lottery

The Pine Bluff Arsenal announced procedures for its annual turkey hunting lottery slated at 11:30 a.m. April 1 at the arsenal’s Creasy Auditorium. The installation’s turkey season will run from April 20-22.

All applicants will be required to have a valid Arkansas hunting license, proof of an acceptable hunter’s safety course, an arsenal Natural Resources Permit and picture badge before being allowed to hunt at the arsenal.

Applicants must pay $15 for a PBA Natural Resources Permit to hunt. Applicants who have a current Sportsman’s Natural Resource Permit will be exempt from the $15 charge. Ten names will be randomly selected for the three-day authorized spring gobbler season. Applicants are required to attend the drawing and will only be allowed to represent themselves. Applicants who are selected that are under the age of 16 must meet all arsenal requirements.

Details: Contact Wes Sparks at 540-3257.