Conservation and Trapping Science

NWT residents encouraged to provide input on British fur market
Jun 11, 2021 09:37 ET
A survey from the British government could have a profound impact on the Northwest Territories’ traditional economy, particularly the trade of seal products.

The United Kingdom’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, in partnership with the Scottish and Welsh governments, launched an online survey late last month that will inform decision-making on laws related to the commercial fur sector – including whether the UK implements a ban on seal products.

The survey is open to international responses.

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