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BC regulation changes leave wolves open to year-round killing

[large thumbnail url=”bc-regulation-changes-leave-wolves-open-to-year-round-killing” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”30″] [thumbnail icon url=”bc-regulation-changes-leave-wolves-open-to-year-round-killing” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”30″]┬áThe provincial government has changed the hunting regulations to a year-round open season on killing wolves in the Cariboo.

This has some people up in arms about the change, which now allows the hunting of wolves with no bag limit, during any season, including times when females are nursing their young.

Conservation Officer (CO) James Zucchelli confirms the new hunting regulations implemented on June 15 cover all areas in Management Units 5-1 to 5-1 and 5-12 to 5-15.

The changes will also allow for the year-round trapping of wolves in Management Unit 5-1 to 5-1 and 5-12 to 5-14, with restrictions to leg-hold traps only from April 1 to Oct. 14…

Read the entire article on bclocalnews.com: Regulation changes leaves wolf killing wide open

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