The Manitoba Wildlife Federation has issued a press release calling for action and announcing a Public Forum on the topic of Chronic Wasting Disease. “The possibility that thousands of CWD-infected animals are being consumed unknowingly by hunter families every year is cause for great concern,” … [Read more...]
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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...]
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...]
Dr. Brian Kotak has accepted the role of Managing Director at the Manitoba Wildlife Federation and will start in this capacity on September 11. This role is the senior staff position at the MWF, responsible for all aspects of the day to day management of the operations of the Federation. The … [Read more...]