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Learn to Hunt: Small Game (Sept. 8) @ Middle Fork SFWA

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
Illinois Natural History Survey
Location
Middle Fork State Fish and Wildlife Area
Date
Sep 8, 2018   8:30 am - 4:00 pm  
Cost
FREE
Registration
Registration required
Contact
Hunter Recruitment Program
E-Mail
hunt-trap@illinois.edu
Phone
217-300-0875
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Learn to Hunt - Spring 2018 Workshops

Participants must be at least 18 years of age and are required to supply their own boots and appropriate outdoor clothing. Each workshop is limited to 20 participants and registration will be open until spots are filled.

 

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

 

Tentative Workshop Schedule

  • 8:30 -- How are hunters conservationists?
  • 9:30 -- Small game scouting
  • 10:30 -- Small game hunting tactics
  • 11:15 -- Rules and regulations
  • 12:00 -- Lunch (Please bring your lunch!)
  • 12:30 -- Firearm safety
  • 1:00 -- Target shooting
  • 2:30 -- Cleaning and processing harvested birds
  • 3:30 -- Wild game cooking
  • 4:00 -- Review and Q&A

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