Trapping

coyote

Regulated trapping plays an important role in the ecology and conservation of Indiana's furbearers. Trapping is limited to abundant furbearers and is a significant part of Indiana's history, culture and wildlife management.

Furbearers with a season include:

  • beaver
  • coyote
  • gray fox
  • long-tailed weasel
  • mink
  • muskrat
  • opossum
  • raccoon
  • red fox
  • river otter
  • striped skunk

Furbearer management

Before trapping season

During trapping season

Trapping publications and resources

Fur Takers of America Videos