From the Indiana Department of Natural Resources
-- Hunters may apply for a reserved hunt online by visiting www.IndianaOutdoor.IN.gov and clicking on the “Register for a Reserved Hunt” link, beginning July 1. The online method will be the only way to apply.
All applicants must possess a pertinent hunting license for the hunt for which they apply. All applications must be completed by the application deadline to be eligible for the drawing. Hunters will be selected through a random drawing. All drawing results will be posted at www.IN.gov/dnr/fishwild (or www.wildlife.IN.gov) within a week after application deadlines.
Military/Refuge Deer Hunt Draw: Online application must be completed by Aug. 28, 2009.
Dove Hunt Draw: Online application must be completed by July 31, 2009.
Indiana State Park Deer Reduction Hunts; Online application must be completed by Aug. 28, 2009.
Pheasant Hunt Draw: Online application must be completed by: Oct. 2, 2009
Wild Turkey Hunt Draw: Online application must be completed by: March 26, 2010
*Applications for waterfowl draw hunts typically begin in late August. Pheasant put-and-take will be available Sept. 1.
Additional Military/Refuge hunts this year include a firearm hunt at Naval Support Activity Crane, and archery and firearm hunts at Newport Chemical Depot. Permit allotments and/or dates for other military and refuge areas are also being expanded. For answers to questions about military/refuge hunt opportunities, call (812) 334-3795 from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. on weekdays. This is not a toll-free call.
For more information visit the Hunting and Trapping Guide online at http://www.in.gov/dnr/fishwild/2343.htm.