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Hunter safety course offered in Lafayette County in March

News Release

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Media contact: Karen Parker, 386-758-0525

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free traditional hunter safety course in Lafayette County.

All firearms, ammunition and materials are provided free of charge. Students should bring a pen or pencil and paper. An adult must accompany children younger than 16 at all times. Students must attend all sessions to receive their certificate.

Anyone born on or after June 1, 1975, must pass an approved hunter safety course and have a hunting license to hunt alone (unsupervised). The FWC course satisfies hunter-safety training requirements for all other states and Canadian provinces.

The dates and times are:

Lafayette County
March 11 and 12 (8 a.m. until 5 p.m.)
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The specific location for this class will be given to those who register in advance. Those interested in attending a course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling the FWC’s regional office in Lake City at 386-758-0525.



FWC Facts:
Interested in quota hunts? Be sure to visit the Limited Entry Hunts section of the Hunting area for information on hunt types and how to apply.

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