Posts Tagged ‘COVID-19’

Boats move along the Trent-Severn Waterway on Canal Lake.
News
More News

Trent-Severn Waterway opens Friday

The Trent-Severn Waterway will open on schedule this Victoria Day long weekend for the first time since 2019.

a hunter with a bow-harvested buck feat
News
More News

Deer-human COVID-19 transmission possible

Although whitetails have been a host of SARS-CoV-2, there has been no evidence to suggest that deer could transfer the disease, until now.

a tick
News
More News

Tick surveillance suspended

Toronto Public Health’s (TPH) black-legged tick collection program was put on hold in 2020 and 2021 due to COVID-19.

a whitetail buck retreating into a snowy wood
News
More News

Ontario whitetails test positive for COVID

The virus that causes COVID-19 was found in five white-tailed deer samples collected in southwestern Ontario last November.

News
More News

Funding continues to aid northern businesses

Fishing and hunting-related businesses in the Algoma and Manitoulin regions are benefiting from more than $1.5 million in provincial funding from the Northern Ontario Recovery Program (NORP).

News
More News

In-person Toronto International Boat Show events cancelled for 2022

Organizers of the Toronto International Boat Show have cancelled in-person events for 2022 as a result of pandemic-related restrictions.

duck calling - demonstration
News
More News

Canadian waterfowl hunter numbers up

Decreased waterfowl hunting permits sold across Canada in 2020 will likely be reversed after pandemic-related travel restrictions are lifted.

Hunting
More Hunting

Great year for fur

Fur Harvesters Auction Inc. had one of its best years last year, despite COVID-19 restrictions, and owing in part to a virtual bidding format.

Fishing
More Fishing

Closer to the outdoors

When we look in the rearview mirror at this moment, it will be with the knowledge that despite the losses, it brought us closer together.