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Dove Lake WMA Reference Map

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Dove Lake WMA

County: Le Sueur
Nearest Town: Elysian
Area: 258 ac

Directions: From Elysian, go 1 1/2 miles NW on CSAH 11 then 1 mile W on CSAH 13

Restrictions: A no-shooting buffer zone is posted around residence on the east side of WMA along Le Sueur CSAH 13 (Elysian Rd).

Description: The Dove Lake WMA is mainly comprised of: Upland and wetland forest types with a restored oak savanna component and an agricultural food plot.

To access the West tract of Dove Lake WMA, a walking access is in place East of 231st Ave. This is a walking access only. The West tract walking access has no marked off road parking areas available.

Field approach parking may be available unless otherwise restricted near the walking trail head.

At this scale, these WMA boundaries are general, and do not accurately represent the actual legal boundaries. WMA users still need to verify public lands boundaries by observing boundary signs and contacting local DNR Wildlife offices.