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Montezuma Audubon Center’s summer camps

What:
Hunter Safety / Waterfowl ID Camp July 9th – July 13th Fee: $150
Youth will earn their hunter safety and waterfowl ID certificates while learning how to be a safe, ethical, and responsible sportsman during hands-on learning and outdoor experiences! Waterfowl ID is required to hunt waterfowl at the Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge. This camp will be taught as a home study course to maximize our time in the field. Campers will be given the course manual and workbook prior to camp. Ages: 11-15

Bow Safety / Trapper Safety Camp July 16th – July 20nd Fee: $150
Campers will learn the necessary safety techniques and responsibilities when using a bow and arrow to pursue deer and as a trapper when setting traps to catch wild game. This camp will be taught as a home study course to maximize our time in the field. Campers will be given the course manual and workbook prior to camp. Ages: 11-15

Fisheries Camp July 23rd – July 27th Fee: $150
Young anglers will learn safe fishing practices and how to catch “the big one” from wildlife biologists while casting for trout, panfish, salmon, bass, carp and more around Montezuma and the Finger Lakes Region. Ages: 11-15

Wildlife Exploration Camp July 30th – August 3rd Fee: $150
Campers will explore the Montezuma Wetlands Complex’s habitats and mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians during hiking, canoeing, wildlife management, and other outdoor activities. Ages: 11-15

Montezuma Paddling Camp August 6th – 10th Fee: $150
Paddlers of all skill levels will create their own adventures with the help of our trained educators to discover Montezuma’s rivers, streams and wetlands while learning to paddle canoes and kayaks. Ages: 11-15

Time: 9 AM – 4 PM daily

Space is limited and registration is required. Please call (315) 365-3588, email montezuma@audubon.org, or visit http://ny.audubon.org/montezuma to download the summer camp registration forms.

Who: Montezuma Audubon Center

Where: 2295 State Route 89, Savannah, NY 13146

Contact: Chris Lajewski, Center Director, 315-365-3588, montezuma@audubon.org

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