CLOSURES IN RELATION TO HURRICANE MATTHEW
The Governor has ordered the mandatory evacuation of all areas east of I-95. Beginning October 6 at noon, properties such as Penholloway Swamp WMA, Sansavilla WMA and Sapelo Island WMA will not be staffed for hunts until weather conditions permit such activities to resume.
WMA ROAD CLOSURES
- During times of inclement weather (ice, snow, flooding), roads are sometimes closed on various state and federal properties. If you have any concerns about an area you are scheduled to visit soon, Click here .
US FOREST SERVICE ROAD CLOSURE INFORMATION
- Dawson Forest WMA-City of Atlanta Tract (July 1, 2016-Aug. 4, 2017): Gate Schedule ; Trail Schedule . Additional closures (roads/tracts) found here
- Grand Bay WMA - Federal Portion: 2016-2017 Closure Schedule: Click here
- Help us keep vandals from destroying WMA roads (see example image). Damaged roads take time and money to repair. Report any misuse of state property to the Ranger Hotline (1.800.241.4113) or call the appropriate WRD office .
 http://www.georgiawildlife.com/sites/default/files/uploads/wildlife/hunting/wma/pdfs/WMARoadClosure-DawsonForestGate 2016-17.pdf
 http://www.georgiawildlife.com/sites/default/files/uploads/wildlife/hunting/wma/pdfs/WMARoadClosure-DawsonForestTrail 2016-17.pdf
 http://www.georgiawildlife.com/sites/default/files/uploads/wildlife/hunting/wma/pdfs/WMARoadClosureGBWMA 2016-17.pdf