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Join the Tensas River Refuge Association!

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If you are interested in getting involved in refuge projects, think about joining the Tensas River Refuge Association. TRRA is a non-profit group that supports the conservation mission of Tensas River NWR.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Hunting Information

  • Youth Lottery Hunt Information

    Youth Hunt

    To apply for one of two Youth Lottery Hunts, youths must be present at our annual Hunting and Fishing Day to be held on September 19th at the Visitor Center. Festivities begin at 9:00 am and culminate with the drawing for Youth Lottery Hunt spots that afternoon. Youths must be present and registered no later than 12 pm. The two hunts will be held on December 23rd and December 30th. We encourage you to come out and bring the whole family! Please visit the Tensas River Refuge Association's Facebook page for more information!

    Hunting & Fishing Day Event Information Page
  • Lottery Hunt Applications

    The application period for 2015 Lottery Modern Firearm Deer hunts will be open from July 6-September 4, 2015. Please visit our regulations brochure and the link below for more information!

    Click here to apply!
  • 2015-16 Regulations Brochure

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    The 2015-16 Hunting and Fishing Regulations Brochure is now available.

    Regulations Brochure
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., White-tailed deer - ©Daniel Johnson, Hunting and Fishing Day fun - USFWS, Paddling - ©Pope Video Productions/D. Johnson Films, 2012-2013 Full-Time Wheelchair User Hunt participants - USFWS, Ivory-billed woodpecker - Photo by James Tanner
Last Updated: Sep 01, 2015
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