Completed applications for the youth waterfowl hunts must be received by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources Columbia office by 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 5, 2007.
For more information or to request an application, visit the DNR Web site at www.dnr.sc.gov, call your local DNR office or the Columbia office at (803) 734-3886, or write DNR Youth Duck Hunts, Attn: Patty Castine, PO Box 167, Columbia, SC 29202-0167.
The Wildlife Management Area (WMA) youth waterfowl hunts will be held on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007. Hunts will be conducted at the following Wildlife Management Areas: Bear Island, Beaverdam Creek, Bonneau Ferry, Donnelley, Sandy Beach, Samworth, Santee Delta-East, Santee Delta-West, and Santee Coastal-The Cape.
Applications for Beaverdam may include only one adult and one youth.
Each hunt party must consist of either one or two hunters age 10-15 and a non-hunting adult 18 years or older. A hunt fee of $10 per youth hunter is required.