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Muskrat walking across the ice.

 Special use permits are issued for Trapping, Special Youth Trapping Areas, Hunters with Disabilities Deer Hunt on the Lost Mound Unit and Potter’s Marsh Waterfowl Hunt Management Zone. In addition, some commercial activities including Guiding (Fishing, Hunting and Wildlife Observation) and videography require special use permits. Contact the refuge office for more information: or 507-452-4232


Information and Permit 

Waterfowl Hunting Management Zone:

Potter's Marsh Waterfowl Hunt Management Zone - Illinois- Pool 13  

Updated June 2013


Special Deer Hunts: 

Youth and Hunters with Disabilities Deer Hunt at Lost Mound Unit, Savanna, Illinois  



Last Updated: Apr 09, 2014
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