Posts Tagged ‘bait management zones’

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Fixing new bait rules

In case you haven’t heard, the Ministry implemented a new Bait Management Strategy (BMS) at the start of 2022.

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2023 fishing regs released

The new 2023 Ontario Fishing Regulations Summary is now available as a downloadable PDF online and regs come into effect Jan. 1, 2023.

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Baitfish strategy finalized

Ontario will establish four bait management zones to limit the movement of live bait after finalizing a bait management strategy first proposed last fall.

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Province proposes new bait management strategy

Anglers will not be able to move live bait outside the zone of their primary residence as part of a new bait management strategy proposed earlier this week by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF).