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NL Trapping Regulations

Trapping in Newfoundland and Labrador is regulated under the provisions of the Wild Life Act which is available here:


Wild life regulations, including those related to fur harvesting at the following link, are enacted under the authority of this act:


The Wild Life Regulations empower the Minister responsible for wildlife to prescribe the annual Fur-bearing Animals Trapping and Shooting Order. This order outlines the annual season dates, closed areas, and general regulations on the trap-types and methods that may be used.

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