From the California Department of Fish and Game
-- A deer hunting clinic will be offered June 18 in Santa Clara County's Canada De Los Osos Ecological Reserve. It will cover deer biology, hunting techniques and requirements, methods for locating deer, locations to hunt, field dressing and care of game.
The clinic is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cost is $45 and space is limited. Youth 16 years and younger can attend at no charge but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
The clinic is sponsored by the Department of Fish and Game Advanced Hunter Education Program, the Pacific Coast Hunter Education Association and the California Deer Association.
The Advanced Hunter Education Program will provide all necessary class equipment. Meals are not included but a $10 barbecue lunch can be purchased from the Pacific Coast Hunter Education Association on the day of the clinic.
Registration forms are available online at www.dfg.ca.gov/huntered/advanced. After registering, participants will receive an e-mail with a map to the facility and a list of items to bring. For more information, contact Lt. Dan Lehman, Advanced Hunter Education Program Coordinator, at (916)358-4356.