Listen to Emily’s interview below and keep scrolling for more info about the program.
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites new youth turkey hunters to a free clinic at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 4, in Boone County. The clinic will be followed by mentored hunts the weekend of April 6-7.
To attend this clinic and mentored hunt, participants must register no later than April 1 by downloading the form at https://short.mdc.mo.gov/ZNJ, completing the form and returning it to Porter at Emily.Porter@mdc.mo.gov(link sends e-mail).
Space is limited and early registration is encouraged.
Youth who have not completed their hunter education certification are still eligible for this hunt. Participation in the hunt is limited to youth ages 11-15 years old at the time of the hunt, who have never Telechecked a turkey.
For more information about this youth turkey clinic and mentored hunt, contact Porter at (573) 815-7901, ext. 2964.
To learn more about other Discover Nature programs, visit nature.mdc.mo.gov/.