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Hunting, fishing, and trapping is a way of life

Saturday, Sept. 16 is National Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing Heritage Day to recognize the importance of these activities to our economy, identity, and culture. This year, Heritage Day coincides with Waterfowler Heritage Day — set aside for young hunters under

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Enforcement blitz finds hunters and anglers obeying rules

Most hunters and anglers stopped during a recent road check station on Highway 502 were found to be obeying Ontario’s hunting and fishing regulations. Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry conservation officers conducted an enforcement blitz on August 18, 2017.

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Longlac man fined after shooting trophy bear

The shooting three years ago of one of the largest black bears ever harvested in Ontario has led to a stiff fine and the loss of hunting privileges for a Longlac man. Michael A. Gauthier was convicted after a trial

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ZINK CALLS: Rock ’em Back to Earth

ROCK ‘EM BACK TO EARTH GOOSE HUNTERS: BANG SOME HEADS WITH THE NEW ZINK CALLS LONG NECK ROCKER GOOSE CALL Port Clinton, OH (August 22, 2017) – There is no doubt; the short-reed goose call has revolutionized the waterfowl hunter’s

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WILDGAME INNOVATIONS: New 360 Crush Cam

GAME HIDES. IT SEEKS. WILDGAME INNOVATIONS’ 360 CRUSH CAM CAPTURES STILL IMAGES AND HD VIDEO OF GAME IN ANY DIRECTION, NOW WITH COMPLETELY INVISIBLE LIGHTSOUT™ FLASH Grand Prairie, TX (August 17, 2017) – Ever wonder how many deer you never see that walk

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Cutting moose tags wrong approach, hunting organization says

Decision to cut moose tag numbers based on incomplete data, sportsmen’s alliance says The province’s Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) is once again reducing the number of moose tags available to hunters in an effort to curb drops

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Convicted hunters, anglers owe Ontario $3.5M in unpaid fines

Ontario’s Minister of Natural Resources won’t say if she’s concerned about the millions of dollars of outstanding fish and wildlife fines in the province, but conservation and hunting lobby groups are. Unpaid fines issued under the Fish and Wildlife Conservation

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MNRF announces changes to small game regulations

The MNRF changes to small game regulations will both positively and negatively affect Ontario hunters Government’s lack of understanding of hunting in northern Ontario shows throughPETERBOROUGH – For 10 years the OFAH has been asking for a review and update

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Cougar carcass found frozen in snow northwest of Thunder Bay may answer mountain lion mystery

Thunder Bay Taxidermist Dan Cavicchiolo confirms the animal found was a wild mountain lion A startling discovery made this weekend north west of Thunder Bay may have answered a decades-old question about whether cougars prowl northwestern Ontario. On Saturday Mandi

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New Democrat MPPs to hear concerns of Northeastern Bear Management Areas operators

Newly-formed association holding inaugural annual meeting in Elk Lake TEMISKAMING SHORES – Next week, four New Democrat MPPs from Northern Ontario will attend the Annual General Meeting being held in Elk Lake for the newly organized Northeastern Ontario Bear Management

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