The MNR says hunter safety is a priority as the season heats up. The Ministry of Natural Resources says aside from a healthy dose of common sense there are some quick and easy ways to stay safe. Wearing hunter orange, telling someone where you’re hunting and for how long, packing a survival kit, and not drinking when hunting can keep you safe out there. Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry Bill Mauro says safety needs to be a top priority for hunters as they head out this season.

For more hunting information, check out the Hunting Rules website and the Safety Tips for Hunters Website.

(Written by Greg Rosser)