Trappers in the NWT have set records for the highest number of sales and volume of pelts seen in the past decade.
Wild TV fisherman Maxim Bloudov is hoping to put all other hunting and outdoors shows to shame with his new Northern reality TV show following the “extreme” lifestyle of a subsistence trapper from Hay River.
Sholto Douglas of Fort Smith was recently honoured with the Jim Bourque Award for his work in promoting humane trapping throughout his career as a game officer.
Young people in the North rarely experience traditional culture in situations where they are truly living off the land, but a few programs targeting youth are trying to change all that.
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