Remove Doc English Gulch Motor Vehicle for Hunting Closed Area

Regulation Number: 
2020-05-05
Status: 
Decided
Region: 
Region 5 - Cariboo
MU: 
5-14
Regulation Type: 
Motor Vehicle Restrictions
Species: 
All
Closing Date: 
January 19, 2020 at midnight
Decision Statement: 

This regulation was approved as proposed and is included in the 2020-2022 Hunting and Trapping Regulations Synopsis.

Current Regulations: 

Doc English – access is restricted to designated roads; portions of this area are private land and for safety reasons, hunters are requested not to hunt in these areas

Proposed Regulations: 

Removal of the Doc English Motor Vehicle Hunting Closed Area 

Rationale: 

The Doc English Gulch Motor Vehicle for Hunting Closed Area was first implemented as an agreement between a private ranch and the B.C. government. Ownership of the ranch has changed hands, and the agreement is no longer in place.