Spring Turkey Hunting applications
to be accepted beginning Feb. 17
|Applications for the 2012 Fort McCoy Spring Turkey
Season will be available at the end of January and can be postmarked
beginning Feb. 17.
Individuals are not eligible for a Fort McCoy Spring Turkey permit if
they applied for a Spring Turkey permit through the Wisconsin Department
of Natural Resources (WDNR) and were selected for a State of Wisconsin
Spring Turkey hunting zone in 2012.
David Beckmann, Fort McCoy wildlife biologist, said applications are
available at the Fort McCoy public website,
www.mccoy.army.mil; the Welcome
Center, building 35; and the Permit Sales Office, building 2168.
Completed applications must be submitted to the Fort McCoy Permit Sales
Office through the mail.
Successful applicants will be notified and then can purchase their
permit through any authorized WDNR Automated License Issuance System
agent throughout Wisconsin or online through the WDNR Wisconsin’s Online
All applicants must have a WDNR Customer Number when applying for a
permit. Beckmann said any application without a WDNR Customer Number
will be returned without action. Individuals who need a Customer Number
can contact a WDNR Service Center or call the toll free number at
888-936-7463 (daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.).
E-mail requests for applications can be sent to
A maximum of four applications may be included per envelope. Further
details and restrictions accompany the application form. For more
information, call Permit Sales at 608-388-3337.