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NameProvo WMA
WMA Zone537
Region5
County CoverageSevier
Location
It is located in Sevier County, about 3 miles northeast of Lockesburg. 
Phone877-777-5580
Seasons and Regulations
Turkey:
Youth Hunt: April 11-12, 2015. Two bearded turkeys, no more than one jake.
Firearms Hunt: April 18-May 3, 2015. Two bearded turkeys, no jakes (youths may take one jake as part of their statewide seasonal limit).
Deer:
Deer Archery: Sept. 27, 2013-Feb 28, 2014.
Deer Muzzleloader: Oct. 18-26 and Dec. 13-15, 2014.
Deer Modern Gun: Nov. 8-19 (no dogs), Nov. 29-Dec. 10 (dogs allowed) and Dec. 26-28 (no dogs), 2014.
Deer Modern Gun Special Youth Hunt: Nov. 1-2, 2014 and Jan. 3-4, 2015.
WMA Deer Bag Limit:
Four deer, no more than two bucks, which may include:
• Two bucks with archery,
• Four does with archery,
• One buck and one doe with muzzleloader,
• One buck and one doe with modern gun.
Deer Notes: Three-point rule. Dogs allowed only Nov. 29-Dec. 10. Limit during the modern gun special youth hunt is two deer: one buck (no antler restrictions) and one doe.
Quail:
Nov. 1, 2014-Feb. 1, 2015. Daily limit - 6, possession limit -12. Bird dogs allowed.
Rabbit:
Sept. 1, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015. Daily limit - 8, possession limit - 16. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts.
Squirrel:
May 15, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015. Dogs allowed except during firearms deer hunts. Daily limit - 12, possession limit - 48.
Crow:
Sept. 1, 2014-Feb. 21,2015. Open Thursdays through Mondays. No limit.
CLOSED:
  • Bear
  • Alligator
  • Elk
Area Notes:
Hunters, trappers and campers 16 years of age or older must purchase a Provo WMA leased land permit. Leased land permits may be purchased at any license vendor, AGFC regional office or online.
Leased Land Permit RequiredYes
Ownership
This area consists of approximately 11,000 acres of Weyerhaeuser Company land. 
Age
The area was established as a WMA in 1999. 
Purpose
The primary objective of this management area is to provide quality wildlife habitat and public hunting opportunities.
Description
This area is located on a ridge between the Cossatot and Saline Rivers and primarily consists of intensively managed pine timberlands and mixed pine/hardwood tracts.  
Access
Access points are located along Hwy. 71 north of Lockesburg, along Hwy. 70 between the Hwy 71 Jct. and Dierks, and along Provo road.
Hunting Opportunities
Deer, quail, turkey, squirrel, and rabbits. See current regulations for seasons and permit requirements.  
Management Practices
Wildlife management practices are integrated with timber management practices to provide quality wildlife habitat and hunting opportunities. These management practices provide substantial open land habitats and stimulate excellent browse production.
Recreation Other Than Hunting
Dierks Lake offers good fishing opportunities and is approximately 4 miles north. 

Pond Creek NWR and Millwood Lake are approximately 10 miles south. 
Camping
Camping is permitted on the area at designated campsites. 

Restaurants and Other Facilities
Facilities are located in Lockesburg, DeQueen, and Dierks. 

Corp of Engineer campgrounds at Dierks Lake. 
Safety
Due to the large network of Weyerhaeuser roads that run throughout the area it is recommended that anyone not familiar with the area obtain an area map from the AGFC.