Beginner: Cibola Youth Waterfowl Camp
Registration opens September 15, 2017. All registration paperwork will be available here for download on September 15. There is no online registration for this event. To register for this event you must fill out the Junior Participant registration paperwork as well as the adult volunteer registration paperwork, and send to the Yuma AZGFD office along with the refundable $40 registration fee (check made payable to the Yuma Valley Rod and Gun Club). This check will not be cashed unless you do not show up for the camp on December 8th. Preference may be given to first time hunters and/or youth hunters who have never hunted waterfowl before. There is a MANDATORY hunter safety talk on Friday December 8th at 8:00pm. Please do not register for this event if you are unable to attend the hunter safety talk. Please fill out the online pre camp survey along with your mail in registration. Thank you. Learn how to hunt ducks and geese with an experienced mentor. Activities for the whole family include trap shooting, 3D archery, decoys and calling clinic, Dutch oven cooking, wildlife watching. Hosted by: Arizona Outdoor Sports, Yuma Valley Rod and Gun Club, US Fish & Wildlife Service, Arizona Game and Fish -------- EVENT TYPES - What are they, and are they right for me? BEGINNER: • Basic take of wildlife, 1-day event, pass shooting, species include dove, ducks, squirrel. Beginner — a person who is inexperienced; novice; a person who has begun a course of instruction or is learning the fundamentals: • Skill Meter: 1-5 • Mentoring Meter: 7-10 Event types (Introductory, Beginner, Developing, Intermediate, and Experienced) and descriptions are merely guidelines to help you choose what is best for you -- they are not prerequisites -- most events offer activities that are suitable for all skill levels and interests. Further, hunting is just one portion of these events. Many of these events are also open to people wishing to learn more about wildlife, habitat, conservation, camping and the outdoors.
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About Arizona GFD Outdoor Skills Network
Have you ever wanted to try hunting, or harvest your own food? The Outdoor Skills Network is your one-stop resource for events offered by the Arizona Game and Fish Department and a network of partners who conduct hands-on events to teach you the basics about hunting, fishing, trapping, safety, wildlife, and other outdoor skills. Interested, but not ready to go hunting yet? Don't worry, we still want you to come on out and see what the outdoor experience and wildlife conservation is all about. Hunting is just one portion of these events. Many of these camps are also open to people wishing to learn more about wildlife biology, ecology and their habitats; target shooting; archery; wildlife viewing; camping; social gatherings and more. If you are interested, just contact the camp host and let them know. We are always seeking out mentors and volunteers as well.