In late 2017, the provincial government in Manitoba signalled the intent of developing a new approach to managing wildlife. The new approach, they have termed “Shared Management”, is a shift away from top-down development of regulation and management actions, towards a significant increase in input … [Read more...]
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We here at the MWF are excited to announce the hiring of Kathleen Hudyma to the role of Program Coordinator. Kathleen is the perfect fit with us here at MWF HQ. She brings experience and energy to this exciting role and we are thrilled to have her on board! Kathleen Hudyma recently graduated from … [Read more...]
The Manitoba government has enacted measures to protect wild elk and deer from disease. By law, hunters must submit biological samples (head, upper neck and lungs) of elk and deer taken in certain Game Hunting Areas to Manitoba Sustainable Development. Samples are checked for any signs of … [Read more...]
In keeping with transparency, the Manitoba Wildlife Federation will once again be holding regional meetings throughout the province. Should your Association be interested in hosting one of these vital meetings, please contact Brian Strauman at the MWF office. MWF Office phone number: … [Read more...]
From the department of Sustainable Development Press Release: The Manitoba government has launched a trio of surveys to gather input from hunters and fishers in Manitoba that will help shape and inform sustainable management of the province’s natural resources, Sustainable Development Minister … [Read more...]