Momence Wetland Land &
Water Reserve Hunter Fact Sheet
2012 - 2013 Season
P.O.BOX 37 , BOURBONNAIS, IL 60914
INTRODUCTION: The Department of Natural Resources is responsible for providing outdoor recreation opportunity for the residents of the State. Of particular concern is providing safe hunting areas on public lands throughout the State. This Hunter Fact Sheet contains information relating to waterfowl hunting at the Momence Wetlands. Some areas may only be accessible via the Kankakee River. The Kankakee River is one of the highest quality rivers in the entire state. The Kankakee River basin boasts a long tradition of hunting dating back to pre-settlement times. Low fall water conditions can make access very difficult.
DIRECTIONS: The Site Office is located 6 Miles west of Bourbonnais on Rt. 102 at the Kankakee River State Park Office. This site is located 3 miles east of the Indiana border along the Kankakee River.
Total Acres- 518 Huntable Area- From designated locations only.
Habitat Types- Upland woods 68 Bottomland forest/wetlands 420 Grass meadows 30
All applicable regulations found in the Wildlife Code of 1971, Federal Regulations and Administrative Order 510 apply on this area. Special area regulations established under the authority provided in the above acts may be more restrictive and must be observed.
1. There is no early Teal Season at this site.
2. There is no early Canada Goose Season at this site or Snow Goose Season beyond the close of the Central Canada Goose Season.
Return all permits and harvest data to: For Questions call 815-476-7622
District Wildlife Biologist
30550 S. Boathouse Rd.
Wilmington, Il. 60481
Equal opportunity to participate in programs of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and those funded by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and other agencies is available to all individuals regardless of race, sex, national origin, disability, age, religion or other non-merit factors. If you believe you have been discriminated against, contact the funding source's civil rights office and/or the Equal Opportunity Officer, IDNR, 1 Natural Resources Way, Springfield, IL 62702-1271; (217)785-0067; TTY (217)782-9175.