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Sign up for hunter education courses at Crex Meadows and experience the thrill of hunting in Wisconsin

By Central Office March 7, 2017

Contact(s): Lauren Finch, DNR wildlife conservation educator and technician, 715-463-2739

GRANTSBURG, Wis. - A Hunter Safety Education course will be hosted at Crex Meadows State Wildlife in March for anyone looking to experience hunting in Wisconsin.

Sign up for a hunter safety education course today and discover the joys of hunting!
Sign up for a hunter safety education course today and discover the joys of hunting!
Photo Credit: DNR

Class dates and times are as follows:

This course is limited to 25 participants and costs $10 - pre-registration is required. Registration must be completed online via the Go Wild system at Completion of hunter safety education is required to purchase any hunting license in Wisconsin for anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1973.

All Wisconsin recreational safety students are required to obtain a Wisconsin DNR Customer ID Number when registering for a safety education class and must provide that number to their instructor. You can obtain a DNR Customer ID Number by calling the DNR customer service from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. at 1-888-936-7463 online at

Interested in giving back? Become a hunter safety education volunteer instructor

Consider becoming a volunteer instructor to teach hunter education course safety, ethics, and responsibility. Volunteers are motivated people who have an interest in recreational safety and who are willing to donate a few hours of their time each year to teach safety education classes.

For more information regarding courses and volunteer opportunities, contact Lauren Finch, DNR wildlife conservation educator and technician at 715-463-2739.

Wildlife conservation education programs are supported by Friends of Crex. For more information, visit [EXIT DNR] or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area is located at 102 East Crex Ave., Grantsburg. As a reminder, please report Crex Meadows wildlife observations via email:

Last Revised: Tuesday, March 07, 2017

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