Migratory Birds Left to Waste Near Unity

On October 21st, 2017, North Battleford Conservation Officers responded to a call regarding a large quantity of migratory birds shot, dumped and left to waste. The birds were dumped 7 miles east of Unity and 6 miles north on the Swarthmore Road. Officers found 44 Snow Geese, 26 ducks and 3 Greater White-fronted Geese, along with none of the meat removed from any of the waterfowl. Some evidence was collected at the scene. It is believed the offence took place between the evening of October 17th and the morning of October 18th, 2017. Did you see any suspicious activity at or near this area?

If you have any information, call the toll-free Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment Turn In Poachers Line 1-800-667-7561 or #5555 from a Sasktel cellphone (phone calls only, no text messages). You can also report online at saskatchewan.ca/tip. Remember, you can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward if your information leads to a conviction.

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2018-06-29T22:42:55+00:00