Angling, Hunting and Trapping

What was this engagement about?

The public was invited to comment on proposed hunting, trapping, motor vehicle restriction and firearms restriction regulation changes for 2020 to 2022.
The public engagement website can be found here. To see proposed hunting, trapping, motor vehicle prohibitions, and firearms restriction regulations click here.
Based on regional requirements and conditions, the intent of these regulation adjustments is to promote the conservation of wildlife and wildlife habitat and optimize sustainable hunting/trapping opportunities.
The opportunity for public comment ended on January 17, 2020.

How can my contribution make a difference?
Comments received, among many other factors, are considered as part of the decision-making process by the Ministry. The website has been a valuable tool in identifying issues that are of importance to the general public, and there have been instances where comments have provided additional information that have resulted in amendments to proposed regulations.

Read about how citizen input turned into action.

Details of the Engagement:

Date: December 16, 2019 – January 17, 2020

Status: Ongoing

Location: Province-wide

Category: Land & Animals

Types: Online

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