Richard K. Yancey WMA small game emphasis area season dates incorrect in hunting regulations pamphlet

Small game emphasis area season hunting dates for the Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area (WMA) are incorrect in the 2023-24 Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Hunting & WMA Regulations pamphlet.

The correct language should read, “On that portion designated as Small Game Emphasis Area, beagles are allowed for rabbit and dogs are allowed for squirrel Oct. 7-31 and Nov. 27- Dec. 8, and training of beagles for rabbit and dogs for squirrel allowed June 1- Aug. 31.”

The correct dates will be updated on the electronic versions on the LDWF website (

Richard K. Yancey WMA is located approximately 35 miles south of Ferriday on Louisiana Highway 15 in lower Concordia Parish.

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