The NBEF is seeking the support of the outdoor community with this effort, including groups not necessarily focused on hunting, such as youth organizations and emergency responders.
Klammer says the response NBEF has received for Project STAND from the hunting community has been highly encouraging.
That may happen through the efforts of NBEF
, but in the meantime, if you have any thoughts of bowhunting Alaska, get certified in Bowhunter Education.
TO ORDER THE SAFE TREESTAND HUNTING VIDEO, CONTACT THE NBEF
AT (479) 649-9036 OR ONLINE AT WWW.
is working on an international public relations campaign to seek out additional kids and parents using a number of bowhunting personalities to do radio and television spots with the message that archery is exciting and fun.
Near the end of the '80s, I was deeply honored when Bowhunter Education Founder Bill Wadsworth asked me to become his Education & Training Assistant, and to rewrite the Student Manual used in NBEF
org) Executive Director Marilyn Bentz, the NBEF
has upgraded its Project STAND (Stop Treestand Accidents 'N Deaths) campaign by updating the "Safe Treestand Hunting Strategies" DVD to now include a 15-minute classroom version along with the full-length version that goes out with hundreds of thousands of treestands sold each year.
Project STAND's Treestand Safety Experts are the best of the best when it comes to training," said Marilyn Bentz, Executive Director of the NBEF
Executive Director Marilyn Bentz said hunter educators aren't alone in calling for action against this widespread problem.
The author is a PSE shooter, an orthopedist, NBEF
board member, and one of only eight bowhunters to have completed the Super Slam.