Park Service Proposes Regulatory Changes that Would Prohibit Bear Baiting and Predator Control on National Preserves

The National Park Service (NPS) proposes to amend its regulations for sport hunting and trapping in national preserves in Alaska by prohibiting certain practices, including bear baiting. The regulatory changes would also prohibit predator control on national preserves. NPS will accept public comments on the proposed regulatory changes through March 10, 2023.