“BECOMING AN OUTDOORS-WOMAN” TURKEY HUNTING WORKSHOP
CONCORD, N.H. — Women who want to learn how to hunt turkeys can get the basics by signing up for the N.H. Becoming an Outdoors-Woman “Introduction to Turkey Hunting Workshop” in March. Sharpen up your skills for the spring gobbler season!
The one-day workshop will be held on March 22, 2014, at New Hampshire Fish and Game’s Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness, N.H. Participants will learn about wild turkey habitat and behavior, shotgun handling tips, scouting, calling, safety and ethics, plus how to clean and care for your turkey.
A mail-in application is available at http://www.nhbow.com. Registration opens February 10, 2014. Only mail-in applications will be accepted.
The cost of the session is $55, which includes lunch. This is an introductory class. No hunting license is required, and there will be no live firing.
See a 3-minute video of BOW volunteer Shirley Johnson on a spring turkey hunting adventure at http://www.wildnh.com/
New Hampshire BOW programs are co-sponsored by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department and the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation (http://www.nhwf.org), a nonprofit group that advocates for the promotion and protection of hunting, fishing and trapping, as well as the conservation of fish and wildlife habitat.
The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department works in partnership with the public to conserve and manage the state’s fish, wildlife and marine resources and their habitats and provide opportunities to use and enjoy these resources. Visit http://www.wildnh.com.