Indiana Natural Resources Commission Removes Proposal To Allow Bobcat Hunting

Open bobcat hunting and trapping season will not go into effect

(Indianapolis, IN)  --  An open bobcat hunting and trapping season will not go into effect in Indiana. 

The Indiana Natural Resources Commission removed the rule proposed by the Department of Natural Resources. 

The commission also removed a proposal to have wildlife control officers kill coyotes, opossums, and raccoons they catch. 

The decision followed fierce opposition from over a thousand concerned citizens during public comment.

DNR Official Recommends Against Bobcat Trapping, Other Rule Changes

More from Local News

Events

  • Zumba class

    Zumba class at the library No pressure just healthy fun Every Monday & Wednesday at 5:15pm

    at Carroll County Public Library
  • Pound! classes

    Pound classes at the library 9:45 am every Wednesday in the community room

    at Carroll County Public Library
  • Fraud Alert lunch

    One in four households lose money through marketplace scams annually, yet most consumers believe it can't happen to them. The most effective safeguard is information and awareness. Join us for lunch to learn the latest tips about how to keep yourself safe in a fast changing world. Presented by Greg Goff of First National Bank of Kentucky and Matthew Lipe of US Bank. Please RSVP Free event

    at Carroll County Public Library

Local News

Protect yourselves from Mosquitos

Mosquito pools have tested positive for West Nile Virus in Jefferson County

Two arrests made by North Vernon Police in a child abuse investigation

Parents charged with of neglect of a dependent