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October 07 2014 - OFAH welcomes common sense approach to firearms licensing
|OFAH FILE: 842 October 7, 2014 For Immediate Release
OFAH welcomes common sense approach to firearms licensing
Fall represents one of the most exciting times of the year for the nearly half-million men and women who hunt in Ontario.
September 29 2014 - Proposed Common Sense Firearms Licensing Act Petition
|If you support the proposed Common Sense Firearms Licensing Act, let your voice be heard.
Robert Sopuck, MP for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, is collecting signatures of support to present in the House of Commons.
Announced in July, the Common Sense ...|
September 29 2014 - BrokerLink intern wraps up summer
|Jenny Fulton, this year's OFAH/BrokerLink Fish and Wildlife Conservation Award recipient, had an eventful summer wading hip-deep into Lake Ontario tributaries releasing Atlantic Salmon, plotting the tracks of a highly invasive plant species on the Tr...|
September 22 2014 - MNRF authorizing landowners & hunters to kill escaped wild boars in Prescott & Russell
Wild boars have been observed in wooded areas and in adjacent farm fields in the United Counties of Prescott and Russell beginning in late summer of 2013. Wild boars (feral swine) are not native to North America, but are sometimes farm-raised for th...|
September 11 2014 - Ontario court throws out long-gun registry Charter challenge
|Sept. 9, 2014
Ontario court throws out long-gun registry Charter challenge
The federal government’s decision to end the long-gun registry was constitutional, Ontario’s Superior Court of Justice has ruled.
The Barbara Schlifer Commemorativ...|
August 26 2014 - Jumpstart to Get Outdoors: new OFAH and Canadian Tire Partnership
|OFAH FILE: 842 August 26, 2014 For Immediate Release
Jumpstart to Get Outdoors: new OFAH and Canadian Tire Partnership A weekend of one-of-a-kind outdoor adventures set for 60 Toronto youth
From downtown skyscrapers to backwoods duck ponds, every chi...|
August 26 2014 - Fall Boating – It Takes A Little Bit More Care
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Fall Boating – It Takes A Little Bit More Care
August 25th, 2014 -- Toronto, ON, -- Boating in the fall offers colourful vistas, quiet anchorages and excellent fishing but it is not without its challenges tha...|
August 21 2014 - MNRF Fact Sheet: Safety in The Woods
|Posted on behalf of the Ministry of Natural Resources.
Safety In The Woods
Be Aware and Prepared If You’re Heading Into The Forest
August 20, 2014
As the weather turns colder and the sun sets earlier, people planning to hike, hunt, ride or bird...|
August 21 2014 - Moose hunters face challenges obtaining surplus tags
|Why did so many Ontario moose hunters hit a wall when trying to purchase a surplus tag on Monday, August 18?
The OFAH has fielded a large volume of calls and emails from OFAH members who are very upset with the process, so we contacted the MNRF to ge...|
August 07 2014 - Migratory Game Bird Hunting Permit Now Available Online
|The Migratory Game Bird Hunting Permit is now available for the 2014 hunting season and for the first time ever, Canadian residents can purchase their permit and stamp online.
Environment Canada's Canada Wildlife Service just launched its online perm...|
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