Bear Bait [Can carp be used for bait?]

Can nongame fish parts (carp) be placed on a cloth scent bag and tied in a tree be used as a scent attractant for bear baiting.

Answer: 

Unprotected nongame fish (including carp) may be used as bait for black bear.  Unprotected nongame fish include all those species not classified as game fish (http://adminrules.idaho.gov/rules/current/13/0106.pdf).

 

Answered on: 
April 8, 2014 - 11:55am