Tom Flynn: (603) 271-3212
Lisa Collins: (603) 271-3214
Jane Vachon: (603) 271-3211 or (603) 271-5619
August 17, 2007
Free Waterfowl Hunting Seminar August 25 in Holderness
CONCORD, N.H. -- Get an introduction to waterfowl hunting at a free seminar being offered by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department on Saturday, August 25, 2007, from 1 - 3 p.m. at the Owl Brook Hunter Education Center on Perch Pond Road in Holderness. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. To sign up for the workshop, call Lisa Collins (603) 271-3214.
The seminar is designed for beginning waterfowl hunters or hunters interested in trying waterfowl hunting for the first time. Pete Lester, a successful New Hampshire waterfowl hunter for over 33 years and N.H. Field Editor for Waterfowler.com, will conduct the seminar. Pete will walk the novice hunter through the many facets unique to waterfowl hunting, covering what every new waterfowl hunter needs to know and equipment he or she should have to be safe and successful.
The workshop also will cover where to look for ducks and geese, hunting methods, decoys and calling, firearms and ammunition selection, specialty clothing, watercraft, water safety, cleaning and cooking birds and where to find additional information. Following the presentation, participants will be encouraged to shoot a few clay pigeons using steel shot. Guns and ammunition will be provided.
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