Chapter Meeting:
Second Wednesday of each month
6:00 pm in Ellsworth

Cure your cabin fever by coming to our next trapping meeting. They are now held on the second Wednesday of each month (except November) at 6:00pm at the Ellsworth VFW located at 419 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605.

Do you think that you may want to start trapping? Come by and meet some of the friendliest trappers in the State of Maine. Call our President, Paul Favolise, for more information at (207) 483-4779.

Landowners Of Maine Deserve Respect! 

NEWS

​Trapper Education Classes

     A trapper education course teaches participants how to responsibly trap furbearing animals and provides a foundation of knowledge upon which to build. Topics in the 10 hour course include proper trapping equipment and use, responsible trap setting, the importance of good wildlife management practices, and habits and traits of furbearers. 

Information From Maine IF&W & Important Trapping Information 

The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife (IF&W) has done a great job compiling useful information for all trappers. Check out changes for this year. Click to learn more.

 

Keep up to date on important rule changes.

New – Tooth Submission Required for Bobcat, Otter, Fisher, and Marten.

New – Design Requirements for Exclusion Devices

New – Beaver Seasons and Closures

New -  Electronic Fur Tagging & Trapper Surveys

THE UNION RIVER TRAPPERS

WELCOME YOU!