Army Corps of Engineers in Georgia urges hunters, fisherman to be safe on water.

Needless drowning deaths of hunters who fall into lakes and…

Needless drowning deaths of hunters who fall into lakes and streams can be prevented with a little preparation and fast thinking, according to officials with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District.

“Duck hunters or waterfowlers may not think of themselves as boaters, even though they use boats to position decoys in the water,” said Park Ranger Asher Alexander. “They may not consider a life jacket as a necessity, but hunters drown needlessly every year.”

Read the rest of Tracy Robillard’s article at Army.mil.

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