Numbers game

From 15 to 45,000—numbers that Canadian anglers and hunters need to know

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15th

Anniversary this year of Fly Fishing Canada’s National Fly Fishing Championships and Conservation Symposium.

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125

Years that Ontario’s conservation officers have been promoting conservation, education, enforcement and safe, ethical resource use.

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50th

Anniversary of the amphibious Argo ATV, manufactured by New Hamburg, Ontario-based Ontario Drive & Gear Limited. ODG is commemorating the milestone with the new Limited Edition Avenger 8x8 Hunt Master.

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$45,000

Amount convicted serial poacher Jonathan Ensor (pictured) offered to pay to stay out of jail. In the end, the 34-year-old Yukoner was handed a 20-year hunting ban, a $20,000 fine and six months of house arrest for his 22 poaching crimes.

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1,800

Number of moose in Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Officials say the number is still too high, even after indigenous hunters culled 50 moose last year. Another hunt is planned for this year.