Managed Deer Hunt Scheduled at Meadowood Special Recreation Management Area
The Meadowood Special Recreation Management Area (SRMA) located near Lorton, Virginia, will be the site of a deer hunt managed in coordination with Fairfax County and Laurel Hill Group. The hunt is scheduled to begin September 12, 2020 - February 20, 2021. The Meadowood SRMA, located at 10406 Gunston Road, Lorton, Virginia, is near the Mason Neck State Park and the Mason Neck Wildlife Refuge. The hunt is being managed in order to control deer overpopulation in northern Virginia. Sportsmen may hunt white-tailed deer with bows only and use tree stands to participate in this activity. A system of trails on Meadowood SRMA navigate the terrain for a variety of recreational uses on over 800 acres of public land. For more information about managing wildlife populations, visit the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources site and Fairfax County's Deer Management Program site. For more information about Meadowood SRMA, click here.
This year, we invite everyone to reimagine your public lands as we celebrate 75 years of the BLM’s stewardship and service to the American people. The BLM manages approximately 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The agency’s mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.