Regulations Synopsis Corrections and Updates

Updates/corrections in the online version of the synopsis are highlighted red.

Region Page Description Date
7B 80 Correction to Map number for Caribou bow only season August 15, 2017
All 41 Correction to web address for the sheep horn curl test June 27, 2017
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Season Dates for Canada and Cackling Geese

Correction to the 2017-2018 Season Date in M.U. 1-1, 1-2, ▲1-4 to 1-7 which should read Jan 7, 2018.

April 18, 2017
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Bull Elk bow only season (Sept 1 - Sept 9) in M.U. 4-1 to 4-9, 4-14 to 4-40

Error for bow only bull elk Sept 1-Sept 9 season, should have a triangle ▲ beside Bull, indicating that the antlers must accompany the species license.

April 18, 2017
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Caribou general open season hunt in M.U. 5-12 changed to Limited Entry Hunt

5 pt bull Caribou general open season is now under a Limited Entry Hunt season in M.U. 5-12.

March 20, 2017
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Iron and Sand Creek Motor Vehicle Restrictions

Reverting the Access Management Area regulations in Iron and Sand Creek back to Motor Vehicle for hunting prohibitions.

Dec. 19, 2016
8 85

Compulsory Inspection Centres

Correction on CI locations.

Dec. 6, 2016
All 5

Mountain Sheep – Mature Bighorn Ram

Clarification on definition of mature bighorn ram.

Nov. 14, 2016
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Deer Hunting Regulations

Clarification of deer hunting regulations on Vancouver Island.

Nov. 10, 2016
7A 73

Motor Vehicle for Hunting Closure

Extension of the Motor Vehicle for Hunting Closure on the Morkill Forest Service Road from Aug 15-Nov 15 to Aug15-Nov 30.

Nov. 10, 2016
6 64 Phone number error for Ministry Regional Office in Smithers. Aug. 31, 2016
All 21

Compulsory Inspection of Mountain Goat

Removal of requirement to submit a portion of the hide.

Aug. 18, 2016
6 66 Clarification of Moose hunting season in management units 6-19 and 6-23. Aug. 18, 2016
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Antlerless Mule deer bow only season (Aug. 25-Sept. 9)

Error for bow only season for antlerless mule deer Aug 25-Sept 9 season, management unit listed should be +1-10 not +1-15, also applies to footnote.  For hunting opportunities in MU 1-10 please contact the regional office at 1-250-751-7220.

Aug. 16, 2016
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Motor vehicle access maps web address correction

Web address error under Notice to Hunters, should be www.env.gov.bc.ca/kootenay/eco/access.htm not www.env.gov.bc.ca/kootenay/eco/accessmaps.htm

Aug. 16, 2016