Posts Tagged ‘ontario federation of anglers and hunters’

Laura Myers shops at Bass Pro Shops.
Guns & Gear
More Guns & Gear

OFAH report examines hunting firearms

What firearms are reasonable for hunting is the focus of a report released today by the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH).

a man turns his head at a busy Toronto crosswalk, wearing a Canada Goose coat
Hunting
More Hunting

Canada Goose ends using fur

The high-end outerwear company, Canada Goose, announced it will cease use of all fur in its products by 2022.

Hunting
More Hunting

Celebrating 60-plus years of hunter safety

Though it might be hard to believe, hunting in Ontario was not always as safe as it is today. There was a time, in fact, when many considered it a potentially lethal pastime.

News
More News

101-year-old sturgeon caught in Detroit River

On April 22, during its annual survey in the St. Clair-Detroit River System, a US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) research crew from the Alpena Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office tagged, measured, and released a six-foot, 10-inch female sturgeon into the Detroit River, where they estimate it was born in 1920.

News
More News

Invasive caterpillars booming

Invasive caterpillars have ravaged trees across the province, but experts with the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) Invading Species Awareness Program (ISAP) say healthy trees will survive by growing a second wave of leaves.

News
More News

Poisoned angler calls for access to information

When competitive angler Jason Doyon of Sault Ste. Marie started noticing a decline in his cognitive and physical abilities two years ago, he took it seriously.

News
More News

Rickford named new MNRF minister

Kenora-Rainy River MPP Greg Rickford is the new natural resources minister as part of a cabinet shuffle announced on Friday, June 18 by Premier Doug Ford.

Hunting
More Hunting

Falconers welcome revised regulations

Ontario’s licensed falconers are welcoming recent changes to provincial regulations that simplify the process of trapping and hunting with a raptor that was captured from the wild.

News
More News

Province hiring 25 Conservation Officers

The MNRF announced the hiring of 25 new COs on May 3, fulfilling an election promise made by Premier Doug Ford.