Maytown Hunter Fact Sheet
LOCATION: The Maytown Pheasant Habitat Area is located in Lee County, approximately 13 miles south of Dixon, Il. Take Il. Route 26 to Maytown Road - go 3 miles east on Maytown Road to Carter Road - go 3/4 miles south on Carter Road - entrance is on the east side of Carter, just north of Todd Road
DESCRIPTION OF THE AREA: The area consists of approximately 160 acres. It is a mixture of various cool season grasses and legumes, warm season grasses, shrub plantings, old field, creek bottoms, food plots, and some wooded areas. This area was purchased in 1999 with proceeds from the Illinois State Pheasant Fund. Lee County Pheasants Forever also assisted with providing funds for habitat establishment on this site.
|SPECIES:||SEASON:||HOURS:||BAG LIMITS:||SPECIAL REGS:|
|Archery Deer||October Only||Statewide||Statewide||See #1, 2, 7|
|Pheasant, Quail, Rabbit, Hungarian Patridge||See #5||Statewide||Statewide||See #2, 3, 4, 6, 7|
All regulations found in the Illinois Wildlife code, Federal Regulations, and Administrative Rules will apply unless area regulations are more restrictive. Archery deer hunters must obtain a free site permit online from www.dnr.illlinois.gov. Navigate to "hunting/trapping" and then "public hunting areas". Proceed to "Free Site Hunting Permit (Windshield Card) and select "New Self-issued Windshield Card" tab under the "Upland/Forest Game (and Dog Training ) column. Complete all fields as necessary and print Windshield Card and accompanying pocket card. This permit (your windshield card) must be displayed under the vehicle windshield, face up, with the permit number visible and the pocket card portion in your possession while hunting at the site. Hunters must report their annual harvest Online (even if you did not hunt) by February 15, 2014. Hunters shall forfeit hunting privileges at the site for the following year if they fail to report by the prescribed deadline.
IT SHALL BE UNLAWFUL:
For further information contact: Green River State Wildlife Area, 375 Game Road, Harmon, Il. 61042 (815) 379-2324
Equal opportunity to participate in programs of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and those funded by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and other agencies is available to all individuals regardless of race, national origin, disability, age, religion or other non-merit factors. If you believe you have been discriminated against, contact the funding source's civil rights office and/or the Equal Employment Opportunity Officer, IDNR, 1 Natural Resources Way, Springfield, IL 62702-1277; 217/785-0067; TTY 217/782-9175