LDWF accepting applications for 2020 White Lake WCA teal lottery hunts

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will conduct nine lottery teal hunts on White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area (WCA) in Vermilion Parish. The deadline to apply is July 31.

Available dates include Sept. 12, Sept. 13, Sept. 15, Sept. 17, Sept. 19, Sept. 20, Sept. 23, Sept. 26 and Sept. 27.

All lottery applications are now only available on the LDWF website at https://la-web.s3licensing.com/LotteryApplications/Info. Those wanting to apply should update or create their customer record similar to purchasing a license and then submit an application. There is a $5 application fee and a $2 transaction fee. Only one White Lake WCA Teal Lottery application may be submitted per customer. Paper applications will no longer be accepted. Applicants must be 18 years old prior to the date of the hunt in order to apply.

Successful applicants will be notified by email and are required to submit an additional $250 payment (plus $2 transaction fee). Each successful applicant will be allowed to bring one additional hunter as a guest. All hunters must have appropriate licenses.

Individuals are only allowed to attend one teal lottery hunt (as a successful applicant or as a guest, not both) on White Lake WCA per season.