There are Grazing Opportunities on the Morris Wetland Management District
Grazing permit lottery applications and bid forms are available for grazing (from one to three years depending on the unit), beginning in 2015 on the following Waterfowl Production Area (WPA) locations within the Morris Wetland Management District:
Big Stone County: Boehnke WPA, T123-R47-S11 (88 acres) Bid; Henry WPA, T122-R45-S35&36 (81 acres) Bid; Stegner WPA, T122-R46-S8&9 (125 acres) Bid;
Lac qui Parle County: Hastad WPA, T119-R43-S5 (522 acres) Bid;
Pope County: Avok Slough WPA, T123-R39-S7&8 (44 acres) Bid; Grove Lake WPA, T125-R36-S29 (377 acres) Bid; Lake Johanna WPA, T123-R36-S9 (107 acres) Lottery; Snetting WPA, T125-R40-S21 (40 acres) Bid;
Stevens County: Golden WPA, T123-R43-S20 (126 acres) Lottery; Mau WPA, T126-R42-S23 (130 acres) Lottery; Schultz WPA, T124-R43-S12 (188 acres) Bid; and
Swift County: Loose WPA, T122-R43-S32 (68 acres) Lottery.
Deadline to apply is 1:00 p.m. Monday, October 6, 2014. For lottery applications, bid forms, maps (with stocking rate, grazing periods, and fencing information), and other pertinent documents, please visit our website for downloadable files. The website address is http://www.fws.gov/refuge/morris_wmd. If you don’t have computer access you can stop in the office to receive these documents. Our address is: 43875 230th St, Morris, MN 56267. You can also contact me by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 320-589-4970.