March, 2017 - Darrel Rowledge, (Director, Alliance for Public Wildlife), gave a presentation at the Manitoba Wildlife Federations Annual General Meeting, calling for action to stop the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease. New research points to the potential health risk to humans. Combine this with … [Read more...]
Welcome to the New Home for Information Pertaining to the MWF’s Campaign to End Spotlighting
The MWF is dedicated to putting an end to spotlighting and is urging Manitobans to come forward with their spotlighting stories and to register their concerns regarding spotlighting in their communities. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to share your story and concerns now! Please use the headline “NightWatch” in the subject of your email.
Since Valeries Geist (Professor Emeritus, University of Calgary), David Clausen, (Former Chair, Wisconsin Natural Resources Board), Vince Crichton, (Former Co-Chair, Canada's National Wildlife Disease Strategy) and Darrel Rowledge, (Director, Alliance for Public Wildlife) authored a comprehensive … [Read more...]
The Department of Sustainable has made the Big Game Aerial Surveys for 2016 -2017 available on their website. Thank you to Sustainable Development for sharing this data with Manitoba Hunters. From Sustainable Development: Big Game Aerial Surveys Winter aerial surveys are one of the primary … [Read more...]
The past Canada Day MWF Managing Director Rob Olson was interviewed by CJOB. The topic was how wildlife has changed in Manitoba in the 150 years since Confederation, and you can listen to Rob Olson share his thoughts with host Richard Cloutier here: … [Read more...]
Manitoba Conservation officials say there's been an increase in reports of night hunting and dangerous hunting in the province over the past year. They say nearly 50 cases of night or dangerous hunting are proceeding through the courts, with 14 vehicles and 44 long-barrel rifles and shotguns … [Read more...]