Trappers are invited to participate in special drawings for controlled trapping opportunities, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife.
The drawing dates and times are as follows:
Killdeer Plains Wildlife Area
A drawing will be held at Killdeer Plains Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 6:30 p.m. Registration is from 6 p.m. to 6:25 p.m. at the Killdeer Plains Check Station, 19100 C.H. 115, Harpster.
Pickerel Creek Wildlife Area
A drawing will be held at Pickerel Creek Thursday, Oct. 24 at 6:30 p.m. Registration is from 6 p.m. to 6:25 p.m. at Pickerel Creek Wildlife Area Headquarters, 3451 C.R. 256, Vickery.
The Killdeer Drawing is limited to adult participants, age 18 and older. The Pickerel Creek Drawing is limited to adults, age 18 and older, except for six zones which are reserved for a Youth/Disabled Priority Drawing. Youth are age 17 and under. Zones which are not taken by a youth or disabled trapper will be available to other trappers. All participants are required to present their current or previous year’s Ohio fur taker permit to be eligible for the drawings.
For additional rules and information visit wildohio.com and click on the controlled hunting tab.
ODNR ensures a balance between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all. Visit the ODNR website at www.ohiodnr.com.
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