The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will host a Cable Restraint Training Class at the NYSTA Convention on Friday September 2, 2016.  The class will be held at the Fairgrounds Administrative Building and will run from 1pm to 3pm.  You MUST pre-register by contacting Derek Steenburgh at (315) 785-2533 (leave message) or by email at derek.steenburgh@dec.ny.gov.   […]

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Executive Director Dave Miller represented NYSTA at the Empire Farm Days expo in Seneca Falls, NY. The event was held August 9-11, 2016. This opportunity allows our Director to promote NYSTA and show support to our Farming community. The event is very well attended and the outreach is tremendous.  We would also like to recognize Bill Swagler the President […]

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There will be a Trapper Education Class offered at our Annual Convention on September 3, 2016.  Please click the link for further information. *Remember there is a Homework component PRIOR to the class.* Trapper Education Class      

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Thursday September 1, 2016 (New updates are marked in Red as of 7/27/16) 12:00 – Newt Sterling – Snares & Cables 1:00 –  Lee Reuwsaat – Western Coyote Trapping 2:00 –  JP Wilson – Canines 3:00 –  Ed Baxter – Water Trapping 4:00 –  Bob Shaut – Fisher Trapping 5:00 –  Nate Brock – Bobcat Cage Trapping Friday September 2, […]

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DEC Prepares Students for Hunter and Trapper Education Courses New Homework Program Will Help Provide a Solid Footprint for Becoming a Safe and Ethical Hunter and Trapper   Please read more HERE

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NYSTA 2016 Spring Conference  The Conference will be held at the Saranac Town Hall, 3662 Route 3, Saranac, NY on May 14, 2016.  The Conference will run from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.  There is a $10 cover charge to attend.  Lunch will be provided.   Guest Speakers: Joseph Racette, NYSDEC, Bureau of Wildlife Chief J. P. Wilson, a […]

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