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DNR: Wisconsin's safe hunting reputation is well-earned

10:09 AM, Nov. 12, 2013

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Wisconsin enters the 2013 gun-deer season with a reputation as a state dedicated to safe hunting for everyone. Years of hunter safety courses successfully completed by more than one million people since 1967, under the tutelage of expert volunteer instructors, is a big reason why hunting is safe and getting safer.

But it wasn't always like this. The Badger State had its share of rough hunting seasons. The year before hunter education courses began in Wisconsin, the hunting incident rate was 44 injuries for every 100,000 hunters. But that was 1966.Focus on safety started nearly 50 years ago

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