New York Bowhunter Education Course
Students must complete the required homework and bring it with them to the course to be admitted. Students can complete the homework one of several ways. 1) Students can access the homework and manual from http://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/92278.html (FREE) OR 2) Students can obtain the homework sheet and manual from any Regional DEC office (FREE) OR 3) Students can contact Instructor Larry Schmiedel at 607-287-2782 for a copy of the homework sheet and manual (FREE) OR 4) Students can complete the homework online at https://www.bowhunter-ed.com/newyork/ (Fee: $30.00). If students complete the homework online they must print off the voucher at the end of the homework and bring it with them to the course to be admitted.
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About New York Department of Environmental Conservation
Bowhunter Education is required to hunt ONLY deer and bear with bow and arrow. It is recommended for all other game. This course covers safety techniques and responsible, ethical hunting practices when pursuing game with a bow.NOTE All courses require the completion of homework prior to attending the course. If you do not complete the homework you cannot complete the course. IMPORTANT MINIMUM AGE FOR COURSE: 11 YEARS (Minimum age for a license is 12 years).