A friend of mine, who is an outfitter for central barren ground caribou in the NWT said that the government was talking about taking away the non-resident quota held by the outfitters.......typically stupid move by government.
That idea met a lot of opposition, even from within the first nations communities, and has been put on hold for now.
It will be interesting to see what, if any, the results are from the Summit.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...