Comments for: Ted Nugent is the poster child for how not to fix Maine’s broken bear management

Posted July 16, 2014, at 12:45 p.m.
Last modified July 17, 2014, at 12:19 p.m.

As a hunter in Maine for the past 40 years, I feel we have lost our way with game management. Over the years, I have watched as the management tactics and hunting laws have changed. In 2004, I watched a few too many well-meaning Mainers be badgered into believing bears …


An earlier version of this OpEd erroneously stated that Ted Nugent had been selected as a spokesman for the campaign opposing the ban on bear baiting, hounding and trapping.

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