Proposed Hunt Program Changes

The Service is proposing changes for the station’s hunt program.

For more information on how to submit comments:
Public Information Bulletin
(To view and download)

The documents are available for your review and comment:
Draft Hunt and Fish Plan for Tensas River NWR
(To view and download)

To ensure consideration of your comments in the development
of a final decision on the proposal, please ensure that we receive
your comments within 60 days following the Federal Register 2021-22,
Station Specific, Hunting and Sport Fishing Regulations
Notice, which will publish May 4, 2021.  See the Notice link below.

2021-2022 Station-Specific Hunting and Sport Fishing Regulations


The deadline for comments is July 6, 2021.


The draft Hunt Plan Amendment, draft Compatibility Determination, and associated Environmental Assessment will be available for public review and comment beginning April 15, 2021. Only written comments will be accepted. Comments may be submitted via the Refuge’s email address: or mailed to the listed address.

We anticipate making a decision on the proposal by late summer 2021.