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Ask a CO: Why is there no hunting season for red squirrels?

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

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Why wild pigs should NOT be hunted in Ontario

Prohibiting the hunting of wild pigs may seem counterintuitive, but it’s an important step in the effort to tackle this threat.

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September 2021 solunar calendar

The solunar calendar for September 2021 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

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Outdoor recreation powerful economic driver

Canadians aren’t the only North Americans spending a lot on outdoor recreation, according to new statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA).

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$18.9 billion spent on fishing, hunting, trapping, sport shooting

Canadians spent an estimated $18.9 billion on fishing, hunting, trapping, and sport shooting in 2018, according to a new study commissioned by the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) and the Canadian Sporting Arms and Ammunition Association (CSAAA), with support from 30 other groups.

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Algonquin wolf recovery strategy calls for expanded ban

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) is requesting input from the public on a draft recovery strategy for the Algonquin wolf… the strategy is recommending the hunting and trapping ban be expanded to a significantly larger area across central and southern Ontario.

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From trap to auction

It’s mid March and that means trappers in Ontario are now putting the final touches on their furs as they prepare them for sale.

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Bill C-246 threatens hunting, trapping, and fishing

A bill is now on the table that would make a number of animal use activities liable to federal prosecution.

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Private members’ bill aimed at those who interfere with lawful hunting, fishing

Ensuring protection is applied equally in all jurisdictions