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  • Leave the land better than you found it.
  • Support wildlife conservation programs.
  • Adhere to fair chase rules.
  • Know your capabilities and limitations as a marksman, stay within your effective range, and strive to improve your skills and the likelihood of a clean kill.
  • 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 all game violations.