Welcome to the Nevada Trappers Association website. The fur industry
has a long and colorful history in our state. It is a vital part of
wildlife management and continues to add to the economy today. In these
pages you will learn about our association and events.
We invite you to become a member.
Wildlife Bill Update:
The following bills passed out of the Senate Natural Resources committee with
amendments. Please check the
Nevada Legislative website
for current information.
SB213 Places specific restrictions on trapping including: permanent
registration; authorizing the removal or disturbance of a trap, snare, etc.;
requiring a warning flag; and increasing visitation to 24 hours.
Prohibits the Board of Wildlife
Commissioners from authorizing the hunting of black bears.
If passed this bill would open the door to wildlife
management through the legislature species by species.
The following bills did not pass out of committee and no further action will
Considers changes to the Wildlife Commission,
including nominations and requirements of membership.
to compensation tags and game preserves
SJR7 Proposes to amend the Nevada Constitution to preserve the right to
hunt, fish and trap.
As always you can register your opinion on
. We encourage you to contact your legislators.
Members of the Natural Resources Committee:
Aaron D. Ford (D-11), Chairman
Mark A. Manendo (D-21), Vice Chairman
Tick Segerblom (D-3)
James A. Settelmeyer (R-17)
Pete Goicoechea (R-19)
Be sure to read our NEWS page for more NTA information. Thanks for visiting.