The public can learn about trapping at a clinic on Saturday, Sept. 21, at Jasper-Pulaski Fish & Wildlife Area.
The clinic runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CDT. Lunch will be available for a nominal fee.
The event is sponsored by Fur Takers, the Indiana State Trappers Association and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. DNR Law Enforcement will present an abbreviated course from the Trapper Education program.
Experienced trappers will teach trapping techniques, setting traps on land and in water, skinning, fur handling and preparation, and trapping ethics. Jasper-Pulaski property manager Jim Bergens will discuss trapping on state properties, and a conservation officer will discuss trapping laws.
Advance registration is appreciated. To register, call (219) 843-4841.
Jasper-Pulaski FWA is 4 miles north of Medaryville.
Indiana Department of Natural Resources