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Nontarget Trapping Incident Report

Reported: Nov 19, 2012
Location: Unknown, Maine

Species: Endangered Species (Lynx)
Trap Type: Leghold
Incident Date: Nov 19, 2012

Victim's Disposition: released
Victim's Name: unknown

Legal Action: unknown
Result: n/a

Summary: A lynx was caught in a leg-hold trap set legally to capture coyotes. The trapper told officials that he did not observe any injury to the lynx and that it had run off. The lynx had two yellow ear tags, one in each ear.

Source: MN Warden Service investigation Report # WS12-M08185.1

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