Dixon Springs - Dog Island Wildlife Management Area Hunter Fact Sheet
2012 - 2013 Season
NAME: Dog Island Wildlife Management Area
LOCATION: 18 miles South of Golconda on the Bay City Blacktop. Wildlife Restoration
Total Acres: 221 Huntable Acres: 221
Water Acres: 25 Timber Acres: 195
AVAILABLE GAME SPECIES:
Squirrel Upland Game Deer Furbearers Duck
Area regulations are posted at the area parking lot. Check with the local CPO or the Dixon Springs Park Office for information on seasons, bag limits, etc. This area is managed as a satellite of Dixon Springs State Park. There are good populations of upland game, deer, squirrel, wild turkey, waterfowl, and a multitude of furbearers on the area.
OTHER FACILITIES AVAILABLE:
Fishing in Alcorn Creek and the developed wetland.
Hiking and nature observation
For additional information, contact: Dixon Springs State Park, Rt 2, Golconda, IL 62938; Phone: (618) 949-3304, or District Wildlife Biologist, Rt 2, Box 177B, Golconda, IL 62938; Phone: (618) 949-3369.
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, sex, 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 62702-1271; 217785-0067; TTY 217782-9175 .