LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area

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LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
Map showing the location of LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area
Map showing the location of LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area
LocationLake and Newton counties, Indiana, United States
Nearest cityLake Village, IN
Coordinates41°09′30″N 87°29′38″W / 41.158217°N 87.493967°W / 41.158217; -87.493967Coordinates: 41°09′30″N 87°29′38″W / 41.158217°N 87.493967°W / 41.158217; -87.493967
Area3,797 acres (15.4 km2)
Established1952
Governing bodyIndiana Department of Natural Resources
www.in.gov/dnr/fishwild/3088.htm

LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area is a protected area that covers 3,797 acres (1,537 ha) dedicated to providing hunting and fishing opportunities. It is located south on County Road 650W, near Lake Village, Indiana on the Kankakee River.[1]

Wildlife[edit]

During the spring migration (March), waterfowl are at their peak abundance. Hunting is permitted during the appropriate seasons.

Facilities[edit]

  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Picnicking
  • Ice Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Trapping
  • Dog Training Area
  • Boat Ramp

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LaSalle". Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved October 13, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)