The MWF would like congratulate the new government and the Honorable Minister Catherine Cox for committing to such an aggressive and positive set of priorities for fish and wildlife. Many of the bullet points in the priority list within the mandate letter focus on the Manitoba Wildlife … [Read more...]
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by Rob Olson The first step to becoming a hunter is firearms training So you want to try hunting? Everywhere I go in Manitoba nowadays, someone walks up to me and asks, “How can I get into hunting?” I find people want to hunt for a variety of reasons. Many are keen to get their own meat, and … [Read more...]
Action Taken to Protect Spawning Walleye in Lake Dauphin Manitoba Conservation and Water Stewardship advises that temporary conservation measures have been put in place to protect walleye populations in Lake Dauphin and its tributaries this spring during the walleye spawning period. The walleye … [Read more...]
A 10-year battle over a decoy moose shot in the Cape Breton Highlands ended last Wednesday, as far as the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia is concerned. The court ruled that notwithstanding aboriginal rights to hunt for food and ceremonial purposes, the government is justified in limiting aboriginal … [Read more...]
On April 12th, 2016 we sent a series of questions to all of the party candidates from the top four political parties in Manitoba, asking them to share their views on topics important to hunters and anglers here in Manitoba. The MWF promised to share their responses with it’s readers on Website … [Read more...]