2018-2020 Regulations Synopsis Corrections and Updates

Updates and corrections for the online version of the Synopsis are highlighted in red.

Region Page Description Date
5 58

Puntzi / Upper Chilcotin River Motor Vehicle for Hunting prohibitions:

For more information please see: https://news.gov.bc.ca/17903

3 43

Elephant Hills ATV for hunting closed area in MUs 3-28 to 3-30

Correct administrative error; MUs in the synopsis have been revised to include that portion of MU 3-17 north of Hwy 99.


2 35

Birkenhead Lake FSR west of the junction with Branch 10 (at approx. 14 km) motor vehicle closed area.

Correct administrative error; dates in the synopsis have been revised to state July 15-Oct 31, not July 15-Oct 30.


7B 81

Map H4A - Moose zones in MU 7-31

Zones were incorrectly labeled on Map H4A in the printed version of the 2018-2020 Hunting & Trapping Regulations Synopsis. The online synopsis has the corrected map labels.

4 52

Removal of Map D6, amendments to Maps D4 and D8

  • Spike bull elk seasons in the Kootenay Region are closed (as re ected in the printed version of the synopsis).

  • Map D6 was speci c to spike bull elk seasons and has been deleted from the online synopsis.

  • Reference to “spike bull” have been removed from Maps D4 and D8 from the online synopsis.


6 67

Black bear general open season on Haida Gwaii replaced with LEH

The black bear general open season on Haida Gwaii has been closed and replaced with Limited Entry hunting. For more information visit https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2018FLNR0059-000620.
Check the 2018-2019 Limited Entry Hunting Regulations Synopsis for details on how to apply for the black bear LEH on Haida Gwaii.