Fur Harvester Class in Dickinson, North Dakota
The North Dakota Cooperative Fur Harvester Education program is sponsoring a fur harvester education class for anyone interested in trapping or hunting furbearers. The free 16-hour course is scheduled Sept. 20 and 27 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. each day at the Game and Fish Department district office in Dickinson.
On Sept. 20, students will learn about traps, trapping and snaring techniques, furbearer biology and fur care. Sept. 27 is an eight hour field day during which students will make a variety of land, water and snare sets.
Upon completion, graduates are issued a certification card that is recognized by any state requiring trapper education prior to purchasing a license.
For more information, and to enroll, contact instructor Frank O’dell at (701) 575-8114.