LINCOLN –-(Ammoland.com)- For most upland game bird hunters, taking to the field provides a lot more than just the act of harvesting birds. It’s a great opportunity for exercise, camaraderie and enjoying this time of year.
Nebraska Hunter Education Coordinator Wendy Horine encourages all those going afield for an upland bird hunt to remember the basic safety rules of hunting: keep your gun pointed in a safe direction, treat every firearm as if it’s loaded, keep your finger off of the trigger until you are ready to shoot, and know your target and what is beyond it.
Horine offers the following additional reminders:
The statewide Nebraska pheasant, quail and partridge season is Oct. 29 – Jan 31. Permits are available at OutdoorNebraska.org.
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