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December 04, 2016
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Pheasant-raising class offered with CCE

LIBERTY, NY — The public and anyone participating in the Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) Day-Old Pheasant Raise & Release programs will have the opportunity to learn about rearing pheasants and releasing them into the wild at a “Raising Pheasants 101” class on Tuesday, March 11 from 6 to 8 p.m.

This free educational event, offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County’s 4-H Youth Development program, will be held at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center. Pre-registration is required in advance by calling 845/292-6180 or emailing Michelle Lipari at

The program is funded through the state Conservation Fund from license fees paid by hunters, trappers, and anglers. More information is available on the DEC website at