Dec 04 2016
Rewards Totaling $11,000 Offered in Illegal Killings of 2 Canada LynxTwo lynx, a threatened species, were shot in Aroostook and Oxford counties within days of each other in November. One lynx was caught in a leg-hold trap.
Nov 02 2016
Lawsuit Seeks to Protect Canada Lynx in MaineMAINE -- A federal district court will hear arguments tomorrow against the US Fish and Wildlife Service for allowing trappers to injure and kill endangered lynx.
Nov 17 2015
Maine Dog Owner Warns of Traps After Dog Gets Caught on TrailA Western Maine woman is warning the public and trying to change state law, after her dog got caught in a hunting trap along a Denmark trail.
Aug 20 2015
Wildlife Groups Sue to Stop Maine’s Trapping Season to Protect Canada LynxThree wildlife conservation groups filed a federal lawsuit Monday to stop Maine’s fur-trapping season in an effort to prevent the accidental killing of Canada lynx, a federally protected species.
Dec 14 2014
New Lynx Estimate Will Help Maine, Federal Wildlife Agencies Deal With Trapping ConcernsThe Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife ordered the halt of all above-ground trapping in the northern half of the state in response to the death of two Canada lynx that were killed in traps this fall.