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Deer Hunting - Area 9

Deer Area 9 Schedule


Bucks Only

Archery (Either-sex, unless a Bucks Only firearms season is in progress)

Oct. 16 - Feb. 15

Oct. 1-15

Primitive Firearms

Nov. 11-17

Jan. 22-31

Firearms (Still-Hunt Only)

Nov. 18-19

Nov. 24-26

Nov. 20-23

Nov. 27 - Dec. 8

Firearms (With or Without Dogs)

Dec. 9-10

Dec. 16-17

Dec. 11-15

Dec. 18 - Jan. 21

Youth and Honorably Discharged Veterans

Oct. 28 - Nov. 3

All of the following parishes are open

Ascension, Assumption, Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John, Terrebonne

Portions of the following parishes are open


East of US 90 and west of the West Atchafalaya Protection Levee and east of the East Atchafalaya Protection Levee.


East of the East Atchafalaya Basin Protection Levee and south of Upper Grand River to the Intracoastal Canal to Bayou Plaquemines, then south of Bayou Plaquemines to the Mississippi River.


South of I-10 and east of US 90.


South of I-12.

St. Martin

West of the West Atchafalaya Basin Protection Levee and South of I-10. East of the East Atchafalaya Basin Protection Levee and South of I-10.

St. Mary

East of US 90 from Iberia Parish line to the Wax Lake Outlet, east of Wax Lake Outlet southward to Intracoastal Waterway, north of Intracoastal Waterway eastward to the Atchafalaya River, east of the Atchafalaya River except for that portion within the East and West Atchafalaya River Protection Levees.

St. Tammany

That portion south of I-12, west of LA 1077 to LA 22, south of LA 22 to Tchefuncte River, west of Tchefuncte River southward to Lake Pontchartrain.


South of I-12.

Still Hunting Only for Portions of the Following Parishes


East of the Mississippi River.


East of the Mississippi River.

St. Bernard

All of the parish shall be still hunting only EXCEPT that portion of St. Bernard known as the spoil area between the MRGO on the east and Access Canal on the west, south of Bayou Bienvenue and north of Bayou la Loutre.

St. John

South of Pass Manchac from Lake Pontchartrain to US 51, east of US 51 from Pass Manchac to LA 638 (Frenier Beach Road). North of LA 638 from US 51 to Lake Pontchartrain, west of Lake Pontchartrain from LA 638 to Pass Manchac.