The Blandford Conservation Commission will be available on September 27, 2021 between 6:00 and 7:00 PM OUTSIDE (inside depending on the weather) of the Blandford Town Hall to receive deer hunting Permit Applications for Town–owned Conservation properties.

Due to COVID-19, masks and social distancing may be required. The Conservation properties include the Knittel Conservation Area on Herrick Road, Shepard Farm Conservation Area on Route 23 and the Long Pond Conservation Area on North Blandford Road. If more applications are received than the allotted number of permits for each area, the permits will be selected on a random basis. If additional permits are available after September 27, they will be issued on first come-first serve basis by contacting the Conservation Commission.

Applications will only be accepted from those that present a valid Massachusetts hunting or sporting licenses at the time of application. Each applicant must personally submit his or her own Application. Permits issued will only be valid for the 2021 deer hunting seasons. Each Applicant will be issued a permit to hunt in only one of the above Conservation properties. Permit Applications will be available at the Town Hall on September 27. For further information or questions, please contact the Conservation Commission at (413) 848-4279, extension 202.