Nets are an important part of amateur radio. It's important that amateur operators check in to nets on a regular bases. Nets insure that the amateur operator's equipment is operating properly. Nets teach the amateur operator about the capabilities of their equipment and station location. How to operate in a organized net group. etc... There are many benefits to participating in amateur radio nets. But most of all, they keep you informed about the amateur community and keeps your operating skills ready. Clinton County ARES nets are listed below.
The Weekly ARES Net is on Thursdays at 7:00 PM on Clyclone Repeater 147.045
Skywarn Weather Nets are on the C.C.A.R.C. Repeater on 146.610