2019 Georgia Public Dove Fields Forecast

 

Biologists with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division have issued the 2019 public dove field forecast covering wildlife management areas and additional dove fields throughout the state.

All the fields are listed below, along with which crops are planted, the total acreage of plantings, and the overall condition of the field. Hunters can utilize this online resource as they plan their fall dove hunts.

Quota Hunts

Many fields listed are available during quota hunts only. Apply for dove field quota hunts through the Go Outdoors Georgia system (deadline to apply is August 15).

Some properties are privately owned but made available through a program called the Voluntary Public Access (VPA)/Habitat Incentive Program.

WMA Dove Fields for 2019

AreaCropsAcreageForecast
Alapaha River WMA ##Millet42Fair
Albany Nursery WMA ##Browntop millet29Good
Alexander ##sunflowers, wheat, browntop millet60Excellent
AltamahaBrowntop/Proso15Fair
B. F. Grantsunflowers, buckwheat, browntop millet22Good
Beaverdam WMABrowntop millet9Poor
Berry College WMAbrowntop millet, sunflower, sorghum30Fair
Big Lazer WMAbrowntop millet, egyptian wheat20Fair
Blanton Creek WMAwheat, brown top millet31Fair
Buck Shoals ##browntop millet25Good
Cedar Creeksunflowers, buckwheat, browntop millet42Fair
Chattahoochee Fall Line Ft. Perrywheat, browntop millet, sunflowers62Fair
Chattahoochee Fall Line Hilliardbrowntop millet, proso millet34Fair
Chickasawhatchee WMA ##Browntop millet33Good
Clarks Hill ##wheat20Fair
Clybel WMAwheat, sunflowers, buckwheat, browntop millet155Good
CoosawatteeSunflower8Good
Crockford-Pigeon Mtn. WMACorn, Sunflowers30Good
Dawson Forestproso & browntop millet, sunflower, corn28Good
Di-Lane ##sunflowers, wheat, browntop millet60Very Good
Di-Lane Adult/Child ##sunflowers, wheat, browntop millet60Very Good
Dixon Memorial WMAMillet, sorghum, corn, Egyptian wheat53Good
Elmodel WMASunflower, browntop millet254Good
Fishing Creekbrowntop and proso millet5Good
Flat Creek PFAbrowntop millet26Fair to Good
Flint River WMAbrowntop millet15Good
Hart Countybrown top, wheat, sunflowers, corn25Good
Hiltoniawheat, browntop millet30Fair
J. L. Lester WMA ##Sunflowers, browntop millet, corn, sorghum20Fair
Joe Kurzbrowntop millet, wheat, sunflower, egyptian wheat, buckwheat185Fair to Good
Lower Broad River ##wheat13Fair
McDuffie PFA ##browntop and proso millet5Good
McGraw Fordbrowntop millet, Sunflowers21Fair
Ocmulgee WMA-Gum Swampbuckwheat28Poor
Oconee ##wheat, browntop millet, sorghum48Good
Paradise PFA ##Peanuts, corn, sunflowers80Good
PenholowayBrowntop/Proso25Fair
Perry Dove Fieldsunflowers74Good
Pine Log WMASunflowers, millet, sorghum32Fair
Redlands Adult/Child ##wheat, browntop millet, sorghum60Fair
Richmond HillSunflower, browntop millet, dove proso, sorghum37Good
River Bend WMA ##Browntop millet, sunflowers, wheat26Good
RivercreekSunflowers15Good
Rogers State Prison FarmCorn500Fair
Rum Creek WMAsunflower, browntop, wheat, corn, sorghum, buckwheat37Good
Standing Boy Creek WMAbrowntop millet25Good
TownsendBrowntop/Proso50Fair
Walton Adult/Child ##sunflowers, wheat, browntop millet50Good
West Pointwheat21Fair
Wilson Shoals ##brown top, wheat13Good
Yuchibrowntop millet10Poor

VPA Dove Fields for 2019

VPACropsAcreageForecast
Appling Co. Dove Field ##Corn, Sunflowers123
London FarmsCorn111Good
McEntire Rd VPA##Sunflower32Good
Mossy Creek Dairy Dove FieldCorn140Good

## Adult/child and/or quota hunt restrictions;
## Apply for quota hunt online at www.GoOutdoorsGeorgia.com