Chukar club fundraiser Saturday at fairgrounds
February 25, 2014
The Carson Valley Chukar Club's 28th annual fundraiser will be held Saturday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
Festivities, including dinner and a chance to obtain raffle and auction items, begin at 5 p.m.
Proceeds from the event are used to support wildlife habitat projects for outdoor hunters and wildlife enthusiasts in Nevada.
Projects funded by the CVCC in 2013 included rebuilding Bilk Creek guzzlers that had been destroyed by fire, Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse re-interdiction, purchasing ATV for Nevada game wardens, Lathrop wildlife trailer, Mason Valley Wildlife Management Area food plots, support of the youth fishing derby and Greater Sage-Grouse research and monitoring.
Dinner will include tri-tip, homemade beans and salad. Raffle and auction items will include rifles, shotguns, fishing equipment, wildlife artwork and more.
Participants must be at least 16 years of age and are advised smoking is prohibited inside the pavilion at the fairgrounds due to the Nevada Clean Indoor Air Act.
Visit the organization's website at http://www.cvchukarclub.com for information.