MCCD holding IDNR trapper education course

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DECATUR - The Macon County Conservation District will host an Illinois Department of Natural Resources-approved trapper education course on September 19.

The course will be held at Rock Springs Nature Center from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Participants will learn about the basics of safe trapping during this course, which is required under state law for anyone under the age of 18 who wishes to receive a trapping license.  

Attendees who successfully complete the course and pass a written test will receive a Trapper Education Certification card.  This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, call (217) 423-7708.

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