Legislation proposed to discourage wildlife ballot initiatives

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The Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine has proposed legislation that the group hopes might discourage wildlife ballot initiatives like the 2014 bear referendum. Dave Trahan, SAM’s executive director, presented the bill this week to the Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Committee. As described in the summary, “This bill establishes contingent wildlife management provisions that become effective when […]