MNR Enforcement Blitz

Anglers were the targets of a weekend blitz by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. 

12 charges and 30 warnings were issued during the three day blitz that included the Pembroke, Kemptville and Bancroft Districts. 

Officers were checking for compliance with the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act and the Ontario Fishery Regulations. 

Some charges and warnings were issued for: fishing without a licence, and fishing with more than the permitted number of lines. Fish and fishing gear were also seized.