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Checking a trap at sunrise

The International Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies is developing a set of Best Management Practices for trapping.

  • These guidelines will:
    • Identify the best equipment and practices that can be used to trap furbearers.
    • Address the welfare of captured animals.
    • Focus on the safest, most efficient, most humane, and most practical trapping techniques.
  • To learn more, visit www.fishwildlife.org/furbearer.html.