Illegal Moose Hunt Results in $3,200 in Fines and a 15-year Hunting Licence Suspension
Illegal Moose Hunt Results in $3,200 in Fines and a 15-year Hunting Licence Suspension

Illegal Moose Hunt Results in $3,200 in Fines and a 15-year Hunting Licence Suspension

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) wants to remind moose hunters that they can only harvest moose with the proper licence. Four men have been fined a total of $3,200 for moose hunting-related offences. Conservation officers launched an…

Authority of governments over Indigenous hunting and fishing questioned at North Bay trial
Authority of governments over Indigenous hunting and fishing questioned at North Bay trial

Authority of governments over Indigenous hunting and fishing questioned at North Bay trial

54 people from around Lake Nipissing are on trial for hunting and fishing violations A trial underway this week could have far reaching implications for the Indigenous people of northern Ontario and across Canada. The defence is arguing that no…

Logging in Algonquin park is just one example how Ontario is failing to protect nature
Logging in Algonquin park is just one example how Ontario is failing to protect nature

Logging in Algonquin park is just one example how Ontario is failing to protect nature

One side-effect of COVID-19 restrictions has been a renaissance in our collective appreciation for nature. All over the province, people have flocked to forests, wetlands and beaches to seek solace, wildlife sightings and places to safely be with others. Many…

$3,000 in Fines and Firearm Forfeiture for Illegal Night Hunting
$3,000 in Fines and Firearm Forfeiture for Illegal Night Hunting

$3,000 in Fines and Firearm Forfeiture for Illegal Night Hunting

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) wants to remind hunters that hunting at night is both dangerous and illegal. An investigation by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has resulted in two people being fined a total…

Three southern Ontario men being fined a total of $10,000 for hunting violations.
Three southern Ontario men being fined a total of $10,000 for hunting violations.

Three southern Ontario men being fined a total of $10,000 for hunting violations.

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry wants to remind hunters that shooting across a road is both dangerous and illegal. An investigation by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has resulted in three southern Ontario men being fined…

Bass Tournament Organizer Fined $9,000 For Not Following Licence Conditions
Bass Tournament Organizer Fined $9,000 For Not Following Licence Conditions

Bass Tournament Organizer Fined $9,000 For Not Following Licence Conditions

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) wants to remind fishing tournament organizers that they must follow all the conditions of licences and authorizations issued to them. On July 15, 2019, conservation officers responded to several tips about a…