May 17, 2018. Yesterday the Government of Manitoba introduced Bill 29, proposed legislation which would ban night hunting by Indigenous peoples on private land in the province (regardless of land owner permission), but would also allow night hunting in some crown land areas in southern Manitoba. … [Read more...]
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NEWS RELEASE: Winnipeg, MB: The Manitoba Wildlife Federation (MWF) is pleased that the Province of Manitoba has developed legislation to address the many issues surrounding the practice of hunting at night. Spotlighting, which is one form of night hunting that involves the use of high-powered … [Read more...]
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 visit us at … [Read more...]
From Sustainable Development Conservation Officer Service: Please be aware that the back country is closed in Southern , Eastern and Western Manitoba to all motorized vehicles due to the high fire danger. In addition, boaters will be restricted to landing their boats on developed shorelines. That … [Read more...]
The Government of Canada, through Bill C-71, is proposing to amend acts and regulations relating to firearms. Their proposed changes would see increased and unwarranted restrictions to law-abiding firearm owners. Worse, Bill C-71will do nothing to make Canadian’s safer (which is the stated reason … [Read more...]