POLAR BEAR TROPHY HUNTING
The polar bear is one of the most exclusive species for trophy hunters to pursue. With the proper licence, a guide team and the ability to pay lofty expenses, one can legally hunt trophy polar bears in certain areas of Canada. However, not many journalists or researchers have documented trophy hunting of polar bears.
TROPHY HUNTING IN CANADA
In Inuit traditions it was important for polar bear hunters to treat the polar bears with respect, before and after death. Killing for fun was not in harmony with tradition and many Inuit hunters and leaders were, and still are, against the trophy hunting industry. READ MORE
THE ECONOMIC VALUE OF TROPHY HUNTING
Many believe polar bear trophy hunting is an important source of income for some Inuit settlements, but what is the actual economic value of the industry? How much on the trophy hunting business are benefitting the local settlements? READ MORE