Waterfowl Hunting & Management

Altamaha WMA

The Altamaha Waterfowl Management Area at Altamaha WMA consists of 3,154 acres of managed waterfowl impoundments and some 27,000 acres of bottomland hardwoods and cypress-tupelo swamps.  The waterfowl impoundments are in three units.  Each unit provides a different type of hunting opportunity:

  • Butler Island provides quota hunting opportunities.
  • Champney Island is a walk-in hunting area.
  • Rhett's Island is accessible only by boat. 

Click here for more information or call the GADNR at (912) 262-3173 for more information.