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Ask a CO: Can I carry ammo for both turkeys and waterfowl?

by Editorial Staff | September 26, 2019

A MNRF Conservation Officer answers the question, “Can I legally carry ammunition for both turkeys and waterfowl while hunting ducks?”

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Ask a CO: Is it legal to shoot grouse with rimfire .22 birdshot?

by Editorial Staff | September 26, 2019

A MNRF Conservation Officer answers the question, “Is it legal to shoot grouse or other birds with a rimfire .22 birdshot?”

Ask a CO: Multiple muzzleloaders can be carried

by Editorial Staff | August 29, 2019

Hunters can carry more than one muzzleloader, but they must be handled in a safe manner, a provincial enforcement specialist with the MNRF explains.

multiple firearms

Ask a CO: Carrying multiple firearms

by Emily Convery | October 13, 2017

We’ve rounded up some of our most helpful question and answers from our “Ask a CO” section of the magazine.  

Maintained roadway

Ask a CO: What is a maintained roadway?

by Editorial Staff | January 4, 2016

A provincial enforcement specialist with the MNRF explains the definition of maintained and unmaintained roadways when it comes to hunting.

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Ask a CO: How do you prove daily catch limits?

by Editorial Staff | May 20, 2015

A provincial enforcement specialist with the MNRF explains how to deal with different daily and multi-day fishing limits.

Perch pieces

Ask a CO: Can perch pieces be used as bait?

by Editorial Staff | April 23, 2015

A provincial enforcement specialist with the MNRF explains if perch pieces, like tails, eyeballs, and fillets can be used as bait.