Corps To Issue Permits For Greers Ferry Lake Hunt

The Army Corps of Engineers is taking applications from veterans for a muzzleloader deer hunt Nov. 4-6 at Greers Ferry Lake.
The Corps will issue up to five hunting permits to veterans who suffer from paralysis or an amputation of a limb as a result of their military service. Hunting blinds and safe access routes to the sites will be provided.
This hunt is a joint effort among the Army Corps of Engineers, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, and the Dale W. Langford Marine Corps League Detachment 1323.
Veterans must submit a completed application by close of business Sept. 2. Sponsors will hold a drawing in September to select up to five hunters who will be notified by Oct. 1.
Applications are available at the Army Corps of Engineers Greers Ferry Project Office, P.O. Box 1088, Hwy 25 N., Heber Springs, Ark. 72543 or by calling 501-362-2416. Office hours are 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., weekdays except Federal holidays. Applications can also be obtained by emailing ceswl-gf@usace.army.mil.
Little Rock District news and recreation information can be found at www.about.me/usacelittlerock.

Speak Your Mind

*