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2015 Hunting Incidents
Personal Injuries 0
Property Damage 0
Fatalities 0
 Total Incidents
0
Last Updated: 1/5/2015

Hunter Education
By providing hunter education to the public, the DNR will help ensure the safety of hunters throughout our state and continue to promote ethics and fair chase, hunter responsibility and landowner relations. Safety, recruitment, and retention of hunters is key to the long tradition of hunting in Iowa's GREAT Outdoors!

To learn more about the different ways you can take Hunter Education in Iowa visit:  Iowa Hunter Education.

To search for an upcoming course in your area or to register for a course visit:  http://register-ed.com/programs/iowa.

To purchase your hunting license or to purchase a duplicate Hunter Education Certificate Online now: Purchase Duplicate Hunter Education Certificate

Don't have internet access?  You can also visit any one of our ELSI vendors (anywhere that sells hunting or fishing licenses) in Iowa and purchase a duplicate Hunter Education Certificate.

If you have not purchased a hunting license before and need to obtain a duplicate certificate contact DNR Customer Service at 515-725-8200.  Office hours are Monday - Friday - 8:00AM - 4:30PM.


            

         

2015 Hunting Incidents
Personal Injuries 1
Property Damage 0
Fatalities 0
Total Incidents
1
Last Updated: 6/5/2015




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Annual Reports

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Annual Hunting Incident Recaps
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Key Hunter Education Related Links
Bowhunter Education
The bowhunter program is designed to teach bowhunters safe and ethical hunting techniques and to install responsible attitudes toward people, wildlife and the environment. Additional links to learn about tree stand safety and urban bow hunting.

Hunter Education Instructors
Since the inception, the Hunter Education Program has been primarily taught by volunteer instructors. Its purpose is to provide a quality program of instruction and training in hunter safety education for the young hunter in Iowa.

Mentored Hunts
Find an upcoming mentored hunt in your backyard.

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