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Nontarget Trapping Incident Report

Reported: Dec 05, 2008
Location: Aroostook County, Maine

Species: Endangered Species (lynx)
Trap Type: Kill
Incident Date: Nov 17, 2008

Victim's Disposition: dead
Victim's Name: unknown

Legal Action: unknown
Result: n/a

Summary: A lynx was found dead in a trap that had been set for other species. The lynx had apparently climbed a tree that was standing inches away from the trap and became ensnared when it reached into the trap.

Source: Bangor Daily News

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