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National Trappers Association
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Ohio State Trappers Association
NTA Director: Kenneth Stewart
8631 Hirst Rd.
Newark, OH 43055
Phone: 740-323-4541

Wildlife Agencies



Northwest Ohio Fur Traders Association
NTA Director: Craig Spoores
18384 Weston Rd.
Grand Rapids, OH 43522
Phone: 419-832-1575

OSTA Scholarship
The OSTA will again be presenting the Charles L. Dobbins & Bob Fissell Memorial Scholarship to two deserving young students in 2013.
This year's essay is "What was the role of trapping in the 1800s to the United States?"
Scholarship deadline is January 31, 2013. The winners will be announced in mid-March.
Download Scholarship Application & Information

The Ohio Trapper Education Manual is online and can be downloaded to your computer. Learn more by clicking the image.

2012 Calendar
December 8: Fur Handling Workshop
December 9: Fur Handling Workshop

2013 Calendar
January 12: OSTA Fur Auction
February 9: OSTA Fur Auction
March 9: OSTA Fur Auction
August 1-4: NTA Convention, Lima, OH
September 6-8: OSTA Convention, Caldwell, OH
For information about events, see our website.