Dalton Utilities will be conducting a youth duck hunt on Dalton Utilities’ Land Application facility located in Murray County, Georgia on Saturday, December 22, 2012 from daylight to 2 PM. All youth hunters and their adult companions must attend a mandatory orientation on Friday, December 21 at 3 PM.
Hunters ages 12 to 16 years old are eligible to apply for the hunt. Legal weapons for the hunt will be shotguns with non-toxic shot. All youths must be accompanied by an adult 18 or older at all times. All state and federal game laws apply.
The deadline for applications for the hunt is DECEMBER 4, 2012 at 5 PM. No faxed applications will be accepted, and only one application per hunter is allowed. Hunters who send more than one application will be disqualified. Hunters will be drawn randomly and assigned hunting areas.
All youth hunters applying should mail the following items to reach the Dalton Utilities’ office BEFORE December 4, 2012:
- a 3×5 index card with the following info for both youth and adult hunters — name of both hunters, address of both hunters, daytime phone number and birthdates for both hunters.
- An essay by the youth hunter of 100 words or less containing past hunting experience, why he/she wants to be invited to the duck hunt and any other information he/she wants to include.
The index card and essay should be placed in the same envelope and mailed to: Dalton Utilities, Attn: Youth Duck Hunt, P.O. Box 869, Dalton, GA 30722-0869
For more details, go to http://www.dutil.com/residential/cons_lashunts.php