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Nontarget Trapping Incident Report

Reported: Nov 13, 2012
Location: District 5, T11 R7 Wels, Maine

Species: Endangered Species (Lynx)
Trap Type: Leghold
Incident Date: Nov 01, 2012

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

Legal Action: unknown
Result: Still being investigated by Maine Warden Services and USFWS Law Enforcement

Summary: A dead female lynx was found with it's foot caught in a trap. The lynx had been shot. The shooter was identified and summoned for a violation. This incident remains an open investigation at this time.

Source: Maine Lynx Incidental Capture Report

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