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Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge Spring Turkey Hunt

A Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge Spring Turkey Permit is a type of limited entry permit that is required to participate in some Spring Turkey hunts on Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge. Please visit the Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge website for the refuge’s rules and regulations and more information on the hunts.

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Florida Panther NWR Spring Turkey Application Worksheet and Choices

Cost: $0.00 to apply, $0.00 per permit

Requirements to Apply: You must be at least 18 years or older in order to apply.

Exemptions: There are no exemptions for these permits.

Group Applications: Group applications are not available for this permit type.

Preference Points: There are no preference points for this permit type.

Transferability: These permits are not transferable.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply online at (sign on and choose “Apply for Limited Entry/Quota Permit”) or by completing an Application Worksheet and presenting it to any license agent or tax collector's office. Each applicant may make two choices on an application in Phase I, and one choice per application in Phase II Leftovers.

Application and Permit Issuance: Applicants may submit one application and receive up to one permit in Phase I. Permits not issued in Phase I will be offered in Phase II Leftovers. Permits are issued by random drawing during Phase I and issued on a first-come, first-served basis in Phase II Leftovers. Applicants may only be awarded one Florida Panther Spring Turkey permit.

Drawing Results: Drawing results are typically posted within three business days after the application period ends.

How to Get the Permit: Successful applicants who have provided a valid email address will have their permit emailed to them. Permits may also be printed online at or at a license agent or tax collector's office. Permits may also be downloaded and stored on the Fish|Hunt Florida mobile app.

Guests: Each awarded permit includes a guest permit.

Reprints: Customers can reprint their permit at no cost from their customer account at Permits may also be reprinted at a license agent or tax collector’s office for a fee.

Returned Permits: These permits cannot be returned.

Additional Requirements: In addition to the Florida Panther Spring Turkey Permit, you must have a free Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge Hunt Permit. This free permit will only be issued from Florida Panther NWR to FWC permitted hunters. Permitted hunters are required to keep a signed hunt permit in their possession while hunting.