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AEDC WMA Units 1 & 2 November, December Permits to Go on Sale November 5

Thursday, October 16, 2014 | 03:00am

NASHVILLE --- The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced the Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC) Wildlife Management Area units 1 & 2 first come, first serve 2014 deer permits will go on sale Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 8 a.m. (CDT). 

Permits can be purchased at any TWRA license agent or through the internet at Hunters who purchase the permit are reminded that they will need to retain their receipt. The receipt will serve as the permit. No phone sales will be accepted.

A permit fee will not be charged to Annual Sportsman (Type 004) or Lifetime Sportsman (Types 402 thru 405) license holders or Senior Citizen Hunters (Type 166) with an Annual Senior Citizen Permit (Type 167). For all other license holders, the cost is $10 per permit, plus agent fee. 

Customers can only obtain one permit per hunt choice. Customers can obtain one permit for each hunt choice for a total of six permits per person. 

First come, first serve permits are sold one at a time per transaction. Customers can purchase permits for others as long as they have all their pertinent information. The same one permit per hunt choice applies.

The privilege codes for the first come, first serve AEDC WMA permits are as follows:

345 for Lifetime and Annual Sportsman and Seniors holding a current Type 167

346 for all other license holders. 

This applies to youths and adults purchasing a permit.

The dates confirmed for November and December by the U.S. Air Force:

CODE                    AREA                                     DATE                                     QUOTA

4                             Unit 1                            November 28-30, 2014                      100

6                             Unit 1                            December 13-14, 2014                       100

7                             Unit 1                            December 20-21, 2014                       100

9                             Unit 2                            November 28-30, 2014                        200

11                           Unit 2                            December 5-7, 2014                            200

12                           Unit 2                            December 20-21, 2014                        200


AEDC consists of 32,000 acres and is located in Coffee and Franklin counties. Unit 1 was previously known as the TNARNG maneuver area. Unit 2 is the Camp Forrest area, from the golf course to UTSI road and Wattendorf Memorial Highway to the southern boundary.


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