Today's Hunter in New York PDF and Worksheet

Today's Hunter in New York PDF and Worksheet


Preparing for your NY Hunter Education Course? Complete the online course OR print and complete the worksheet. This free item includes the PDF documents of the Today’s Hunter in New York student manual and the student worksheet.The PDF manual introduces you to U.S. hunting regulations and provides general information about firearm equipment, basic shooting and hunting skills, ethics and safety, survival skills, and wildlife identification.

Get away from it all with a New York hunt: from the Adirondacks, Catskills, and Appalachian Plateau, New York offers a range of beautiful outdoors areas. Private lands dominate the hunting arena, with 85 percent of the state privately-owned, but state parks do offer opportunity, including Bowman Lake, John Boyd Thatcher, and Buttermilk Falls. Hunters can bring down a whitetail deer, black bear, wild turkey, snipe, gallinule, crow, and waterfowl.

With this manual, you can ensure you are well-prepared to make every hunting trip a safe one. Hunting safety is everyone’s responsibility.

Topics include:

  • Using the Correct Ammunition
  • Good Marksmanship and Accuracy
  • Hunting from Elevated Stands
  • Hunting Strategies
  • Primitive Hunting Equipment and Techniques
  • Safely Carrying Firearms in the Field
  • Hunter Ethics
  • Preparation and Survival Skills
  • Wildlife Identification
  • And much more… 

Hunter Education  

Make your learning about hunting safety fun and easy by taking an online hunter education course at Hunter Ed works with IHEA-USA, more than 35 state agencies, and industry partners to develop approved and recognized online hunter safety courses. With a safety course, hunters of all ages can become more successful and ethical hunters.

Persons at least 12 years old who buy a hunting license in New York need to pass a New York Hunter Safety course, unless they can prove they previously held a license. After completing the course, you must sign up for a Hunter Education Course. Become a safer hunter today!