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Learn to Hunt: Squirrel, Fort Wayne
Start Date: 8/31/2019Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Date: 8/31/2019End Time: 12:00 PM
Event Description:

Learn to Hunt workshops are species-specific multi-day workshops tailored to new hunters or those interested in learning about hunting. The Learn to Hunt: Squirrel workshop series consists of three sessions: classroom, shooting range practice, and mentored hunt.

Participants must attend the classroom and shooting range sessions in order to be eligible for the mentored squirrel hunt session. The hunt session will take place during the squirrel hunting season August 15 – January 31. Hunt session will depend on mentor availability.

During this classroom session, participants will become familiar with:

  • Indiana squirrel hunting laws
  • Basic squirrel biology
  • Methods and strategies for hunting squirrel
  • Recommended equipment for squirrel hunting
  • Where to hunt squirrel
  • Recipes for cooking squirrel

Participants must be at least 18 years old or accompanied by a parent or guardian to attend. A portion of this workshop will be outside in forested areas. Please dress accordingly; long pants and close-toed shoes are recommended.

There is no cost associated in attending this session. You are not required to have a hunting license for this session. Participants will to need to acquire a valid Indiana hunting license before attending the hunt session.

Pre-registration is required to participate in this workshop due to limited space. Register by clicking the Red icon at the top right.

Workshop Location:
Southwest Conservation Club
5703 Bluffton Road
Ft. Wayne, IN 46809

Location Information:
See Event Details
Contact Information:
Name: Jessica Merkling
Phone: 260-44-6805, ex 222
Email: jmerkling@dnr.IN.gov
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State calendar entry type:
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State calendar entry category:
Seminars/Workshops
State calendar classification:
  • Residents
  • Agency Name:
  • Natural Resources, Department of

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