A gap in trapping regs
• The PGC received $699,238 in trapper license fees in 2010-11 from the purchase of 32,279 furtaker licenses. The PGC estimates between 10,000 to 15,000 active trappers in the state.
• Trapping season ranges from mid-October to March 31 in PA.
• Traps with teeth are illegal. Trappers must check traps every 36 hours.