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Learn To Hunt: Deer (Advanced)

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
Illinois Natural History Survey
Location
Des Plaines State Fish and Wildlife Area
Date
Sep 7, 2019   10:00 am - 4:00 pm  
Speaker
Dan Stephens
Cost
FREE
Registration
Registration
Contact
Dan Stephens
E-Mail
danieljs@illinois.edu
Phone
217-300-0875
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Learn to Hunt - Workshops

This is a FREE 1-day Learn to Hunt: Deer (Advanced) workshop. This workshop is designed to teach new hunters: why, how, and where to hunt deer in Illinois. Advanced registration is REQUIRED. You must be 18 years or older to register. All activities will be completed in the field.

Tentative Schedule (Subject to Change)
10:00 - Introductions
10:15 - Scouting
10:45 - Tree stand placement 
12:00 - Lunch (Please bring your lunch)
12:30 - Hunting Strategies
  1:15 - Tree stand placement (Participants will be divided into groups of 4-5 and tasked with scouting and hanging a treestand in a suitable area.)
  2:45 - Tree stand activity critique and discussion (Groups will then be critiqued on setup location, shooting lanes, etc.)
  3:15 - Blood tracking
  4:00 - Q&A and Wrap-Up

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