Hunter and trapper education classes slated

HANCOCK COUNTY – Trapper and hunter education classes are planned throughout 2017.

Trapper education courses are slated for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 20 and 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 21 at HYCA Campground, 8577 E. County Road 300S, Carthage.

The second course, on hunter education, will be held 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 15 and 16 at Greenfield Conservation Club, 100 W. County Road 400N; the third, also hunter education, will be held 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 9 and 16 at Wilkinson Church of Christ, 7293 N. State Road 109, Wilkinson.

Students must take each course to receive certification in the topic and must preregister at passitonindiana.com. For more information, call Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Scott Johnson at 317-694-3113.