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Rhode Island Hunter Education Program
2014 ARCHERY PROFICIENCY TESTING DATES & DESCRIPTION
NO PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Every Saturday
June 28 – September 27
10 AM to 4 PM
Weather Permitting
Great Swamp Range
277 Great Neck Road, West Kingston
August 24
9 AM to 2 PM
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. 1/31/14