The NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife reminds hunters that the Fall Turkey Season Permit Application period opened today, August 1, and will close at 11:59 pm on Sunday, September 30 . Applications can be made at any license agent ( http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/agentlst.htm ) or on-line ( http://www.nj.wildlifelicense.com/ ).
Successful applicants will be notified during the week of September 12. Applicants can review their lottery application and see lottery results at http://www.nj.wildlifelicense.com/. Hunters can change the area they apply for prior to the close of the application period.
Successful applicants must claim awarded permits prior to the 11:59 p.m. deadline on Sunday, October 2. All unclaimed permits will be returned to the quota and become available on a first come first serve basis for over the counter sales. There are no exceptions.
All leftover and unclaimed permits will be available on a first come, first served basis beginning at Tuesday, October 2 at 10am.
For more information on the fall season and permit process, visit http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/news/2012/turkperm_fall12.htm on the division’s website.
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