Conservation and Trapping News

Fur markets remain tough – but ‘beavers are still best’
Jan 18, 2023 10:50 ET

Springfield — By the first of the year, many trappers are done for the season. Sure, some are still in pursuit of coyotes or bobcats, and there is a significant spring beaver season still to play out (beaver and otter are open until March 31; everything else closes Feb. 15). Many trappers also are using the cold winter months to put up animals they caught earlier before cold weather hit.

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