(1) No person may hunt or trap within any wildlife refuge established under s. 23.09(2)(b) or 29.621(1), or, except as provided in sub. (2), have possession or control of any gun, firearm, bow or crossbow unless the gun or
firearm is unloaded, the bow or crossbow is unstrung and the gun, firearm, bow or
crossbow is enclosed within a carrying case. The taking of predatory game birds and animals shall be done as the department directs. All state wildlife refuge boundary lines shall be marked by posts placed at intervals
of not over 500 feet and bearing signs with the words “Wisconsin Wildlife Refuge”.
(2) The prohibition in sub. (1), as it relates to the possession or control of a loaded or unencased gun or firearm
within a refuge established under s. 23.09(2)(b), does not apply to any of the following:
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