Illegal Bear Hunt: $60,000 In Fines and Lifetime Suspension

$60,000 in fines

Our Canadian natural resources are such a wonderful blessing. Without the availability to view and or legally harvest our wildlife or to be able to venture out on the water to sport fish or catch a fish for supper would be a huge detriment to our northern way of life. One would think that being […]

Did You Know? – Hawk Lake Fish Stocking

Did you know that Ontario fisheries management has grown by leaps and bounds over the years? The philosophy is quite simple, return or add fish to the water and that fishery will be sustained for years to come. When it comes to fish stocking programs, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry aren’t alone. Many […]

John Yakabuski and Mike Harris – August 17, 2019

The Big Mac committee has presented their report to the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry on “Proposed Changes to Moose Management as Part of the Moose Management Review.” Minister JohnYakabuski and Parliamentary Assistant Mike Harris join Angelo, for a wide ranging discussion on the future of moose hunting in Ontario.

Catching sturgeon out of season costs anglers $3,000 and licence suspensions

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The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry wants to remind all anglers that fishing during the closed season is illegal, even if you’re releasing the fish. Two anglers have been fined $3,000 for catching Lake Sturgeon out of season on the Nottawasaga River. During the summer of 2018, conservation officers from the Midhurst Enforcement Unit […]

Ontario Proposes a New and Improved Moose Management Program

The Ontario government is taking action to address concerns from hunters on how the province manages its moose population to ensure sustainability and hunting opportunities for future generations. Today, John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, and Mike Harris, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, announced the government’s proposal to […]