Today, January 15, 2019 MWF Managing Director Dr Brian Kotak, MLOA President Paul Conchatre and Hooked Magazine Senior Editor Don Lamont were on CJOB with Kathy Kennedy to give an update on the Lake Winnipeg walleye situation. Listen to the interview right here: … [Read more...]
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The Manitoba Wildlife Federation will be holding its 75th Anniversary Convention and Annual General Meeting on April 12 & 13, 2019 at the Canad Inns Destination Centre in Portage la Prairie. Please download your registration package here. At this time the MWF is requesting Resolutions, … [Read more...]
On Thursday, November 29, the commercial fishers of the Lake Winnipeg fishery co-management board invited MWF Managing Director, Brian Kotak to join them for lunch at the semi annual meeting of the co-management board. The intent was to initiate dialogue between the commercial fishers and anglers, … [Read more...]
On October 31, MWF Managing Director, Dr. Brian Kotak, made a presentation to the Standing Committee on Social and Economic Development regarding Bill 29 - the bill focused on night hunting and shared management. The MWF presentation focused on the safety, damage to property and wildlife … [Read more...]
Why should we care about getting the fishery becoming eco-certified? Because eco-certification is the gold star for acknowledging a well-managed fishery, and the way Lake Winnipeg’s commercial fishery is managed would need to change to ensure the sustainability of the fishery. Eco-certification … [Read more...]