From Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission
-- Season dates and regulations for the 2012 turkey hunting season have been finalized, with a uniform statewide opening March 24.
Three designated areas have varying end of season dates: Area A, March 24 to April 22; Area B, March 24 to April 15; and Area C, March 24 to April 8.
Special private land youth hunts for those 17 years of age and younger and hunts for wheelchair confined hunters will be March 17 and 18 in all areas. The daily bag limit is one gobbler with the season limit of two gobblers.
Details for the 2012 turkey season, including dates for LDWF Wildlife Management Areas and special lottery hunts, within the Sept. 2011 amended Notices of Intent presented to the Commission are available on line at http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/hunting/turkey.
Those details will be reflected in the printed 2012 Louisiana Turkey Regulations that will be available prior to the season.