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MAY 31 DEADLINE TO PARTICIPATE IN SANDHILL LEARN TO DEER HUNT PROGRAM

May 3, 2011

BABCOCK, Wis. - The May 31 deadline to apply to participate in the Sandhill Outdoor Skills Center's learn to hunt deer workshops and hunt for youth and beginner adults is approaching. Applications are available on the Sandhill Wildlife Area pages of the Department of Natural Resources website and at DNR Service Centers. Enrollment is limited to a total of 100 students. Applicants will be randomly selected and successful applicants will be notified by June 22. A fee of $40 will be charged to enter program.

The one-day workshops include information on deer biology and management, scouting, firearm safety, hunt rules and regulations, and hunter ethics. Those who complete the workshops return to Sandhill for a special hunt on Nov. 5-6.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Britt Searles - 715-884-6335

Last Revised: Tuesday, May 03, 2011




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