Conservation and Trapping News

85 year old Joe Jack trapped an otter
Jan 27, 2022 05:24 ET

OOD RIVER — When 85-year-old Joe Jack trapped an otter on Nov. 2, it was the first legal otter he’d caught in his life.

It was also the first one checked in under Nebraska’s inaugural regulated river otter trapping season.

Feeling that the state’s otter population had rebounded in sufficient numbers, the state implemented a four-month otter season, beginning this past November.

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