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Deer in their habitat
  • Learn about the game’s habits and habitat prior to the hunt.
  • Leave the land better than you found it.
  • Avoid disturbing wildlife and the habitat as you enter and exit a hunting area.
  • Adhere to fair chase rules.
  • Know your capabilities and limitations as a marksman, and stay within your effective range.
  • Strive for a quick, clean kill.
  • Use equipment that is appropriate for the game you are hunting.
  • Ensure that meat and usable parts are not wasted.
  • Treat both game and non-game animals ethically.
  • Abide by game laws and regulations.
  • Cooperate with conservation officers.
  • Report game violations.