Before Your Hunt
You must obtain, sign and carry on your person while hunting an annual Gulf Islands National Seashore Waterfowl Hunting Permit, including youth under 16 years of age and those over 65 years of age. This permit must be signed by the park official and must contain a valid permit number.
To apply, first submit the permit application by email (email@example.com), mail, or in person to the Hunting Permit Administrator. Applicants are then encouraged to pay their application fee online, by using the link below. Mail applications to Gulf Islands National Seashore, 1801 Gulf Breeze Parkway, Gulf Breeze, Florida, 32563 and allow at least two weeks for processing. Permits will be processed in person Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. only.
At the time of application, unless exempted by the State of Florida, you must also have the following:
1.State of Florida hunting license
2.State of Florida Migratory Bird Permit
3.Signed federal "duck stamp" (for hunters age 16 and older)
4.Confirmation number from your Migratory Bird Harvest Information Program (HIP) license.