Free dove hunting classes will be offered in Williamsburg for first-time hunters.
The Missouri Department of Conservation will host a dove hunting
clinic Aug. 31 for adults and youth ages 8-15 at the Prairie Fork
Conservation Area. At the clinic, participants will learn the basics of
dove biology and management, regulations, safety and ethics. They'll
also get hands-on experience at shooting doves in flight.
"Dove hunting is fun for all ages and an exciting way to
introduce new hunters to the outdoors," MDC wildlife biologist Ben
Participants who attend the clinic Aug. 31 will then enjoy a dove hunt
on opening morning of dove season Sunday, Sept. 1. Participants must
attend the clinic in order to join the Sunday hunt.
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