Online registration now open for trapping workshops

HAMILTON - The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is offering a series of youth and adult trapping workshops throughout the state this winter.  The closest one will be in Hamilton Nov. 4-5, for adults only. There is a $10 registration fee for each adult who attends a workshop. To register, visit

These educational workshops provide instruction on the historical aspects of trapping, biological information about furbearers and furbearer management and the proper techniques of using trapping as a sound wildlife management tool.

All workshops are limited to 25 participants.  For more information, contact Mike Sievering with ADCNR’s Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries at or call (205) 340-1183.

The workshops are a cooperative project between WFF, the Alabama Trappers and Predator Control Association and Safari Club International. To learn more about trapping as a wildlife management tool, visit