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Basic Hunter Ed Subprogram


Teach the skills and knowledge to be responsible and safe hunters; provide instruction in safe firearm operations, ethics, game laws, outdoor survival, and first aid; construct/operate public firearm and archery ranges; and hunter recruitment and recreational shooter recruitment.

Source of Funds

  • Half of the taxes collected on pistols, handguns, revolvers, and archery equipment.

Quick Reference Guide

For more information: https://www.fws.gov/wsfrprograms/subpages/grantprograms/huntered/he.htm

Instructor teaching hunter education course.Shotgun Training Education Program event.Hunter in tree stand.Hunter with rifle in the field.