Leased for 2016

County:  Pope                                                               Availability:  N/A
GPS:  37 20 19 N, 88 42 33 W                                       Acreage:  22
Closest Community:  Reevesville, Illinois                      Duration of lease:  Annual
Seasons:  Deer
               Turkey
Lease:  Full season deer:            555 (1-2 hunters)
            Full season  turkey:       220 (1-2 hunters)
            2 season/annual lease:  700 (1-2 hunters); 
additional  hunters 300 ea to max of 4 total
Border:
            North:  Bay Creek oxbow (boat crossing only), crop field, and gravel road
            East:    Wooded hillside
            South:  
Bay Creek oxbow (boat crossing only)
            West:   
Bay Creek oxbow (boat crossing only) and crop field
Terrain:   Crop field 70%
               Trees and creek borders 30%
Food plots:  ½ acre in filter strip
Hunting pressure:  Private lease across road to north

* Property crosshatched in blue.  Owner's drive on right at crest of wooded hill.

Central Field:  "Dogleg"

Little Texas Farm, Reevesville, Illinois

The western perimeter of this quiet field is bordered by the Bay Creek oxbow, a remnant of the original Bay Creek.  The path of the creek was diverted early in the 20th century, now paralelling the path of the Reevesville Levee.