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Rhode Island Hunter Education Program
2015 ARCHERY PROFICIENCY TESTING DATES & DESCRIPTION
Year round
By appointment only
Contact: scott.travers@dem.ri.gov
Fish & Wildlife Education Center
1B Camp E-Hun-Tee Place
Exeter, RI 02822
Every Saturday from July 4 thru September 26
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Great Swamp Shooting Range
277 Great Neck Rd., West, Kingston
August 8, 2015
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Manville Sportsmen's Club
250 High Street, Manville
August 9, 2015
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Cumberland Beagle Club
425 Nate Whipple Highway, Cumberland
August 30, 2015
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tiverton Rod & Gun Club
1529 Fish Road, Tiverton
Archery Proficiency testing is required every two years when bowhunting on Prudence Island, Patience Island, Block Island or Beavertail; or in the Town of Lincoln.

Testing Requirements: Picture ID will be required for all adult participants. Equipment belonging to the hunter to include 5 arrows equipped with broadheads (minimum of 2 cutting edges, 7/8" or greater at the widest point). Broadheads must be covered or in a quiver. Test consists of 5 shots at 20 yards. Three of five arrows must strike the vital area of a life size deer silhouette.

Only ONE attempt is allowed per day

For General Information 222-6800 • After Hours Emergencies 222-3070 • Disclaimer
rev. 4/14/15