Frankfort, KY – Ballard Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Ballard County will reopen for hunts beginning Dec. 21. The area has remained closed for several weeks due to Ohio River flooding. Current predictions call for the river to drop 4 feet by Wednesday, restoring access to hunting blinds.
Boatwright WMA will remain open under normal conditions.
For more information, consult the website of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources at fw.ky.gov, or call the department’s Information Center during weekday working hours at 1-800-858-1549.
Media Contact: Dave Baker 1-800-858-1549, ext. 4454