We were imformed by head office in Kentville N.S. DNR that Bear hunters from the United States do not need a C.I.T.I.E.S permit to take their trophies across the border.The Bear Hunting Licence will serve as their (Exporting Permit)
which is their "Bear Hunting Licence" No Other Permits Required.
I might also add,the bear herds in N.S. are growing at a fast rate thanks to no Spring bear season ! Come and join us for some real fun.
If you're like me and use a plastic tote to store your gear in then you might want to read further. When plastic totes are manufactured they are typically shipped with the lid on. This makes the inside of the tote smell like the plastic it's made of. To remove the plastic smell from the tote I use baking soda. I open the baking soda up and leave the box in the tote with the lid on for about a month to remove the plastic smell. I tried just leaving the lid off but I was still able to smell...