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Turnbull to host federal youth waterfowl hunt


The U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced it will open Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge to a limited entry youth waterfowl hunt in fall 2014.

The two-day youth hunt will run concurrently with the Washington state youth waterfowl season that falls on the weekend of Sept. 20-21 this year.

Hunters will be restricted to eight fixed hunting sites depending on fall water levels. Two youths, under the age of 16, and the accompanying non-hunting adult(s) at least 18 years of age will be allowed at each site. Youth hunters will be selected by a random drawing.

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