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Gene Howe WMA: Fishing


Phone: (806) 323-8642

Contact: James B. Baker

Dates Open: Open year round, except entire area closed for special hunts

Registration is required.

Fishing

Fishing Permitted

For general information on fishing requirements and restrictions, see the Outdoor Annual Fishing Regulations. For information on fishing licenses, stamps, and tags see Outdoor Annual Fishing Licenses.

The Gene Howe WMA is open year-round for fishing, except on dates when the ENTIRE AREA IS CLOSED. An Annual Public Hunting (APH) Permit or a Limited Use Permit (LPU) is required to fish.