Tag Archives: Hunting

The Forestry Department Is Advising Safe River Hunting

As the Easter weekend approaches, The Forestry Department is urging Vincentians to be extra careful when consuming the various river species, which are hunted locally. The appeal came from Forestry Officer with responsibility for Law Compliance, Bradford Latham, during the Face to Face programme aired on NBC Radio on Monday. He said the department is… Continue Reading →

The Forestry Department Has Reiterated Its Call For Local Hunters To Continue Hunting Armadillos

This call was made by Acting Director of Forestry, Fitzgerald Providence, who also reminded hunters that the 2014 Hunting season for Birds will climax at the end of February. Mr. Providence is appealing to hunters to assist in controlling the Armadillo population citing that it is not native to St. Vincent and the Grenadines and… Continue Reading →

Fitzgerald Providence On The Progress Of This Hunting Season

Acting Director of Forestry, Fitzgerald Providence, says most persons have been complying with the guidelines which govern the hunting of wildlife. The Hunting Season for Mammals and Reptiles will end on January 31st. Mr. Providence noted that most of the persons hunting wildlife have been adopting a more humane approach to the treatment of the… Continue Reading →

Forestry Supervisor Reminds Public Of Hunting Season’s Laws

The 2014 Hunting Season officially begins today and Vincentians are being urged comply with the law while hunting. Forestry Supervisor, Glenroy Gaymes said the season is now open for mammals, reptiles and birds. He however reminded persons that the Hunting season for Mammals and Reptiles ends on January 31st while the hunting season for Birds… Continue Reading →