WEST PLAINS, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a Hunter Education skills session Aug. 2, at 5:30 p.m. at MDC’s Ozark Regional Office, located at 551 Joe Jones Blvd., in West Plains.
Hunter education is required to buy a firearms hunting permit in Missouri for any hunter born on or after Jan. 1, 1967. Hunters must complete step one, a knowledge portion, and step two, a skills session, in order to become hunter education certified. Either of these two scheduled skills sessions will meet the step two requirement.