LDWF Closes Old Highway 11 on Pearl River Wildlife Management Area Due to Flooding

Release Date: 05/14/2019

May 14, 2019 - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has closed Old Highway 11 located on the northern part of Pearl River Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in St. Tammany Parish due to flooding.
Included in this closure is the Pearl River Honey Island Shooting Range located in the WMA. This closure is deemed necessary to ensure safety and prevent road damage. Once the water recedes, LDWF will inspect, repair and reopen the road once it is determined it is safe for travel.
The Pearl River WMA, which consists of 35,618 acres, is located approximately six miles east of Slidell and approximately one mile east of Pearl River.
For information on this WMA, go to http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/wma/2789 or contact Bradley Breland at bbreeland@wlf.la.gov or 985-543-4777 or Jillian Day at jday@wlf.la.gov or 985-543-4777.