White-tailed deer hunting will be offered on the Ninigret Pond unit of the Ninigret NWR located in Charlestown, RI. Permits to hunt will be administered through a lottery system.
Hunters will be able to apply for the lottery on-line and pay applicable application and permit fees (7 days a week, 24 hours a day) at: http://rhodeislandpermits.com. Hunters also have the option of filling out a paper copy of the application and mailing it to: Kinsail Corporation, P.O. Box 7087, Arlington, VA 22207, (703) 994-4194. Successful applicants will also be required to complete an on-line Big Game Harvest Report at http://www.rhodeislandpermits.com regardless of whether or not they hunted or were successful.