Local youth get outdoors
June 26, 2019
The SD Game Fish and Parks, along with the Edmunds and McPherson County 4-H, had a Get Outdoors Day on Saturday, June 15.
The morning started out at the Leola Trap Shoot. Conservation Officer Jenna Capper taught the first class on trapping.Topics discussed were kinds of traps, different kinds of animals trapped in this area, and looking at pelts of animals.
Next, the campers split into two groups that went to .22 rifles and trap shooting. These classes were taught by Conservation Officers Shane Pedersen, Clyde Lehr, Eric Voigt and Capper. McPherson County Sharp Shooter coaches Mike and...