Painted turtle on lily pads - Don Freiday/USFWS.

Special Use Permits

Special Use Permits are required for most unusual activities on Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, including any commercial uses. If you would like to conduct an unusual activity on the Refuge, please call 609-652-1665 and ask to speak to the refuge manger to determine whether you will need a Special Use Permit.


Hunt Permits

An Annual Refuge Hunting Permit is required to hunt on the refuge (see all rates below). We offer deer, migratory bird, squirrel and spring turkey hunting. One Annual Refuge Hunting Permit allows you to hunt all seasons.

Learn more about obtaining the Annual Refuge Hunting Permit

You can also download a step-by-step guide detailing how to obtain an Annual Refuge Hunting Permit by clicking here.