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Ninigret National Wildlife Refuge 2016
Three hunts on the Ninigret National Wildlife Refuge are limited draw Hunts and therefore require prospective hunters to fill out a hunt application.

Instructions:
Please click the desired application link and scroll to the bottom of the page to begin the application process.


Salt Pond Hunt Unit
CLICK HERE to secure your permit(s) now!
(Available for winning applicants only
)

There are three Youth Firearm hunt dates available:
    December 3-9, 2016
    December 10-16, 2016
    December 17-23, 2016

Application Period:
August 12, 2016 - October 15, 2016

*NOTE: All youth hunters (12-17 yrs old) selected are required to attend a full day hunt orientation Saturday November 12, 2016 prior to participating in the refuge hunt.Additionally, all youth hunters (12-17 years old) must have an adult mentor, 21 years of age or older, which must accompany them at the orientation and during the Youth Deer hunt.

Salt Pond Youth Hunt Brochure
Salt Pond Hunt Map w/ Youth Zones


Kettle Pond/Salt Pond Hunt Unit
CLICK HERE to begin the Kettle/Salt Pond Archery Hunt Application!

Archery Hunt:
January 1, 2017 - January 31, 2017

Application Period:
August 21, 2016 - December 3 , 2016

A total of 25 permits will be issued.
Kettle/Salt Pond Archery Hunt Brochure
Kettle Pond Hunt Map
Salt Pond Hunt Map


Lewis Tract Hunt Unit
CLICK HERE to purchase your muzzleloader permit(s) now!
CLICK HERE to purchase your shotgun permit(s) now!
(Available for winning applicants only
)

November Season - November 1, 2016 - November 30, 2016
(Permit allows hunting in accordance with the Rhode Island muzzleloader state seasons, also allows hunting with the use of bow and arrow)

December Season - December 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016
(Permit allows hunting in accordance with Rhode Island shotgun state seasons, also allows hunting with the use of bow and arrow)

Application Period for Lewis Tract:
August 12, 2016 - October 15, 2016

Lewis Tract Hunt Brochure



Once the drawings are completed, you will be able to view your drawing status as well as find and print your permit using the Permit Lookup Tool.

Description Cost Quantity
Hunt Permits
Instructions
Please click one of the links above and return to the bottom of the page to begin the application/permit process.
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