Noonan - Fisher Trapper's Guide - by Bob Noonan

Noonan – Fisher Trapper’s Guide – by Bob Noonan


An in-depth coverage of all aspects of fisher trapping, based on the author’s experience trapping hundreds of fisher, his interviews of experts with thousands of catches between them, and modern scientific studies including radio-telemetry. The lengthy chapter The Fisher Itself contains fisher biology and behavior, including territory size, travel patterns, hunting behavior, habitat preference, diet, track identification, and much more. Other chapters: Footholds, Conibears, Bait and Lure, Set Basics, Foothold Sets, Conibear Ground Sets, Conibear Pole Sets, Conibear Cage Sets, Location, Fur Handling, Miscellaneous. The 11-page Location chapter includes 8 detailed illustrations.  95 pages. Photos & illustrations.