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NWTF & partners provide mentored dove hunts for first-time hunter
Interested in dove hunting but have never given it a try? The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) working with partnership with other organizations.
Date of Event: Hunt dates may vary but will be 9/1 and 1 or 2 other days during September 2018
Although not required, it is highly recommended that you attend either a hunter education class or a dove workshop if you have never previously hunted. Information on available classes can be found at the following links:
Hunter Education Registration:
Please complete the following information:
Date of Birth ____________
Mailing Address ____________________________________________________________
City __________________________________________ State _____ Zip_______________
Phone Number___________________________ e-mail__________________________________________
Check the space that applies to you:
First time hunter ____
Lapsed hunter (didn’t hunt anything the previous year) ____
First time migratory bird hunter ____
Youth hunter 11-15 with hunting experience ____
Preferred hunt (check all that you would attend but put a “1” by your preferred location)
Mountain Grove ___ Lynchburg Area ___ Paris Area ___
East Prairie Area ___ Cabool Area ___ Hartsville Area ___
Mokane Area ___ Washington Area ___
Chillicothe Area ___ Joplin Area ___
Check here if you would like to attend more than one hunt if spots are available ___
If you do not have a shotgun check here ___
You can also sign up online at: http://tinyurl.com/nuv6gos
This opportunity is being provided in an effort to recruit new hunters. Therefore, priority will be given to people, regardless of age, that have never previously hunted. Second priority will be given to youths 11-15 (even if they have previously hunted) followed by lapsed hunters (did not hunt anything the previous season), and those hunters that have not previously hunted migratory birds.
Send completed application to: John Burk, 7152 Tomahawk Lane, Steedman, MO 65077 or e-mail to email@example.com.
Note: Hunting licenses and shells will be the responsibility of the participant.
All information is due by August 27, 2018.
2017 Missouri Wild Turkey Brood Survey Results
This is produced by Jason Isabelle MDC Resource Scientist. You can down the full copy to review the report.
2018 Seed Program
click on the link below to download the 2018 Seed Program form.
2018 Missouri Governors Youth Hunt
Students must be 11-15 years of age to participate. Send completed application to: John Burk, 7152 Tomahawk Lane, Steedman, MO 65077. All information is due by April 1, 2018.
In addition to filling out the information above please enclose a letter describing why you wish to participate in the hunt and whether or not you have ever hunted previously. Priority will be given to first time hunters but first time turkey hunters will also be welcome if there are openings available.
2017 Calendar Program
NWTF Hunter Recruitment Form
Please help us track our progress towards achieving our hunter creation goals of 4,000 new hunters annually in Missouri. If you are an NWTF member and you have taken someone hunting that has never before hunted, please fill out the attached form and e-mail it to John Burk at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ben Doerge at email@example.com
Here is the form you will need to fill out and attach to the email NWTF Hunter Recruitment Report Form