Maryland Fur Trappers

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Protecting and Managing Our Ecosystem for Future Generations Since 1961

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Welcome to the Maryland Fur Trappers Learning Center, a hub of knowledge where enthusiasts and newcomers alike gather to explore the fascinating world of fur trapping.

Discover new insights, techniques, and a shared passion for responsible and sustainable practices.

Whether you’re a seasoned trapper or simply curious, we invite you to join us in fostering a community dedicated to learning and respecting our natural resources.

National Trappers Association Video

Paddling Paradise: Trappers, Nutria, and the Sunrise Symphony in Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay Estuaries

As the first light of dawn caresses the serene waters of Maryland's Chesapeake Bay estuaries, a surreal experience awaits those who choose to embark on a kayaking adventure. The shallow waters, often overlooked, unveil a unique beauty at sunrise that captivates the...