Conservation and Trapping News

DNR changes trapping rules for Lynx
Apr 3, 2023 09:04 ET

MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has finalized changes to trapping rules, which are aimed a minimizing the risk a Canada lynx will be accidentally trapped in Minnesota.

This comes after a federal judge approved a settlement between the DNR and the Center for Biological Diversity. This consent decree resolves an action brought by the Center for Biological Diversity in 2020 related to Canada lynx protections, the DNR said in a news release.

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