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Lox Interior Hunt

General Information

An Arthur R. Marshall (A.R.M.) Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) Interior Deer/Hog Hunt permit is a type of limited entry permit that is required for a hunter to participate in some deer and hog hunts on the A.R.M. Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. Hunters can access this area by airboat or non-motorized watercraft only. Please visit A.R.M Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge for the refuge’s rules and regulations and more information on the hunts.

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 A.R.M. Loxahatchee NWR Interior Deer/Hog Hunt Application Worksheet and Choices


Cost: $0.00 to apply, $0.00 per permit.

Requirements to Apply: Applicants must be at least 16 years of age 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 one choice 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 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 A.R.M Loxahatchee NWR Interior Deer/Hog Hunt permit per season.

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

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

Guests: Guest permits are available for this permit type. 

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 A.R.M Loxahatchee NWR Interior Deer/Hog Hunt Permit, you must have an A.R.M Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge Entrance Pass and a signed Refuge Hunt Permit (signed Brochure) while hunting. 

Hunters wishing to use an airboat must obtain a $100 A.R.M Loxahatchee NWR Airboat Use Permit to be used in conjunction with this A.R.M Loxahatchee NWR Interior Deer/Hog Hunt Permit. To obtain this permit please contact the A.R.M Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge.