Ganaraska proposed restrictions

Port Hope considers Ganaraska fishing restrictions

by Steve Galea | February 21, 2017

Recurring issues have caused the Municipality of Port Hope to consider implementing night fishing restrictions and a $40 Municipal Access Fishing Pass.

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Small game management and regulation changes on the way

by Steve Galea | January 23, 2017

Management and regulations of small game and fur-bearers will receive an overhaul if proposals in two provincial EBR notices are approved.

Migratory Birds

Proposed changes to Migratory Birds Regulations could end baiting

by Jeff Helsdon | January 20, 2017

Outdoor groups are encouraging waterfowlers to let their opinion be known on a proposal for Canada’s Migratory Birds Regulations that could end baiting.

Inside SHOT Show 2017

by Emily Walsh | January 17, 2017

We’re taking you inside SHOT Show 2017 in Las Vegas with coverage on the latest gear and innovations.

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Outdoors card a little different this year

by Steve Galea | January 13, 2017

Turkey hunters might notice their new outdoors card no longer bears the “T” inscription formerly used to indicate the owner had passed the wild turkey hunting education course.

OOD’s 10 most popular articles in 2016

by Emily Walsh | December 22, 2016

We thought it would be fun to take a look back at what piqued your interest this year. Here are the ten most viewed articles on over 2016:

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UPDATED: Turkey hunting changes confirmed for 2017

by Steve Galea | December 12, 2016

Ontario’s wild turkey hunting season will look different now that proposed changes are confirmed for Jan. 1, 2017 implementation.

August solunar

Federal Fisheries Act review closes for comment tomorrow

by Jeff Helsdon | November 24, 2016

Anglers and conservationists can have their ideas heard in a review of the federal Fisheries Act. The first phase of the two-phase consultation closes on Friday, Nov. 25.

ECO wants MNRF to step up

by Steve Galea | November 1, 2016

The new Environmental Commissioner of Ontario released her first annual Environmental Protection Report on October 26… it outlined her office’s concern for Ontario’s moose, bats, and amphibians…