2019 Hunting Program for Deer Management at
Otto and Magdalene Ackermann Nature Preserve
The Westmoreland Land Trust has established a program for archery and flintlock muzzleloader antlerless hunting at the Otto and Magdalene Ackermann Nature Preserve, for deer management to support protection of native flora.
For 2019 there will be three hunting seasons. Hunters will be selected separately for each season, by random drawing, and notified of the disposition of their application.
Season Application Deadline Permit Notification
#1 09/21/18 to 11/29/19 08/30/19 By 09/09/19
#2 11/30/19 to 12/14/19 11/01/19 By 11/08/19
#3 12/26/19 to 01/25/20 12/06/19 By 12/13/19
When visiting the Ackermann Preserve, please minimize disturbance of native vegetation, and call the Westmoreland Land Trust at 724 325-3031 or email WLTHunting@gmail.com to report any non-permitted hunting.