Small Game Hunting Regulations Are Changing

January 24, 2017

CORNWALL – Area hunters in Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry are encouraged to provide the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry with feedback regarding proposed changes to hunting seasons affecting our area.

 

Until January 31st, Ontarians may comment on the proposed simplification of hunting seasons across the Province by visiting the Environmental Registry posting at

https://www.ebr.gov.on.ca/ERS-WEB-External/displaynoticecontent.do?noticeId=MTMxMDUy&statusId=MTk4NjY5

or by navigating to Notice #012-9170 from www.ebr.gov.on.ca.

 

Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry is part of Wildlife Management Unit #65, where proposed changes include an earlier start and an earlier end to pheasant season, the increase of the daily pheasant limit to 10 of either sex from today’s 3, a reduction of the daily sharp-tailed grouse limit from 5 to 2 and a reduction in the varying hare daily limit from 6 to 5.

 

Comments can be submitted online on the notice page or by mail to: Wildlife Section, Public Input Coordinator, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Policy Division, Species Conservation Policy Branch, 300 Water Street, Peterborough ON  K9J 8M5 or by phone (705) 755-1940.