Hunter education course scheduled

Freedom New Mexico

A hunter education course is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 30-31 in Portales

The course includes firearm safety, bow hunting, hunter responsibilities, wildlife identification and management, and field survival.

Under state law, anyone under 18 who hunts with a firearm must complete the course.

A donation of $5 per student is requested to offset volunteer expenses.

Students must pre-register one week before the class.

Registration: 749-1798.