California DFG Offers One-day Turkey Hunting Clinic in March

   01.26.12

The Department of Fish and Game’s (DFG) Advanced Hunter Education Program is offering a northern California turkey hunting clinic on Saturday, March 3. The clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Gray Lodge Wildlife Area near Gridley.

Joe Johnson, a DFG biologist and experienced turkey hunter and instructor, will lead this exciting clinic. Topics to be covered include concepts of decoy placement, blind design, ballistics, calling, equipment, game care and safety.

The clinic will be open to hunters of all ages and skill levels. The cost is $45 for adults. Youths 16 years and younger are free but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. DFG’s Advanced Hunter Education Program will provide all necessary class equipment.

Advance registration for the clinic is required. Participants can register online at www.dfg.ca.gov/huntered/advanced/index.aspx. Registered participants will receive an e-mail with a map to the facility and a list of items to bring.

Gray Lodge Wildlife Area is located approximately 60 miles north of Sacramento.

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