Beaver Control Issues

Res #: 2-21A
Number: 2
Year: 2021
Midterm: No
Expired: No
Responses Received: No
Departments: Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture

WHEREAS the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (SARM) has a Beaver Control Program as funded through the Federal and Provincial Governments for which numerous municipalities and highways programs are benefiting; and

WHEREAS the beaver population seems to be growing even with the many attempts to reduce the population and this problem is affecting roads, pastures, agriculture crops and residential areas through the flooding due to the beavers damming.

BE IT RESOLVED that SARM lobby the Federal and Provincial government to provide additional funding and resources in assisting in the control and removal of beavers.