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Learn to Hunt: Turkey (Des Plaines SFWA)

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
Illinois Natural History Survey
Location
Des Plaines State Fish and Wildlife Area
Date
Apr 15, 2018   8:00 am - 4:00 pm  
Cost
FREE
Registration
Registration is full.
E-Mail
hunt-trap@illinois.edu
Phone
217-300-0875
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Learn to Hunt - Spring 2018 Workshops

Registration for this workshop is full. 

 

This is a 1-day Learn to Hunt: Turkey workshop. This workshop is designed to teach new hunters: why, how, and where to hunt wild turkey in Illinois. All activities will be completed in the field so please dress appropriately. Advanced registration is REQUIRED.

 

Tentative Workshop Schedule

  • 8:00 -- Sign in and registration
  • 8:30 -- How are hunters conservationists?
  • 9:30 -- Turkey scouting 101
  • 10:30 -- Turkey setups, calls, and decoys
  • 12:00 -- Lunch (Please bring your lunch!)
  • 12:30 -- Firearm and archery safety
  • 1:00 -- Target shooting
  • 2:30 -- Cleaning and processing harvested birds
  • 3:30 -- Wild game cooking
  • 4:00 -- Review and Q&A

 

For directions to Des Plaines SFWA:  Click HERE.

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