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142   COMMISSION OF CONSERVATION

RACCOON North America, 600,000.

FUR-SEALS

Alaska, northern waters and southern waters, 68,000.

 

SEA-OTTER Northern Pacific, 400.

SKUNK

North America, 1,500,000; South America, 5,000.

 

CIVET CAT North America, 100,000.

 

WOLVERENE

North America, 3,000; Siberia, 4,000; Europe, 1,000.

 

WOLF

America: timber wolf, 8,000; prairie wolf, 40,000; Asia: Siberia, 10,000; China, 5,000; Central Asia and Russia, 6,000; Europe, 1,000.

 

AMERICAN AND CANADIAN FURS SOLD BY A. & W. NESBITT AT
PUBLIC AUCTION IN THE YEARS 1905-1912

Kind

1905

1906

1907

1908

1909

1910

1911

1912

Raccoon   

37,424

26,833

8,471

49,990

60,028

58,323

48,531

60,869

Badger   

3,720

2,393

1,165

1,264

2,652

3,934

5,229

5,954

Mus uash   739,630

 

810,817

371,779

551,081

548,228

679,975

774,126

658,217

Skunk   

124,357

 

162,015130,213190,298

 

239,145

239,573

352,313

326,845

Cat, Civet   

14,507

10,968

4,370

4,786

4,978

6,685

22,647

16,147

Beaver   

919

10,780

13,577

3,232

6,402

6,122

2,097

2,438

Otter   

2,614

2,203

1,476

3,831

3,141

2,496

1,429

1,325

Lynx    

1,382

6,604

6,835

2,307

475

462

470

270

Cat, Wild   

3,227

2,750

2,532

2,779

1,321

3,593

10,900

5,068

Wolf   

8,614

12,548

4,580

14,854

10,074

19,223

21,930

30,173

Bear   

1,164

1,235

1,473

1,890

2,297

3,662

1,960

1,908

Fisher   

238

726

1,030

768

264

167

300

57

Wolverene   

65

62

36

84

61

115

57

102

Ermine   

1,377

7,922

22,362

19,774

29,504

33,276

71,967

41,492

Fox, Silver   

60

94

243

94

111

102

70

50

Fox, Cross   

285

489

1,512

756

255

362

102

223

Fox, Red   

3,974

16,536

6,550

8,034

9,612

8,808

9,574

4,283

Marten   

3,589

8,388

10,708

5,642

2,889

4,003

1,369

2,942

Mink   

30,596

29,409

25,338

33,305

18,069

22,127

14,517

10,999

Oposs., Am   

 

146,328292,231

30,382

98,397

95,187

 

77,507136,417256,759

 

Fox, Gray   

9,966

14,527

3,597

3,724

3,151

7,082

6,613

7,258

Sea-otter   

7

......

2

1

......

11

 

............

Musk-ox   

 

......

......

......

......

131

 

 

Fox, Blue    

 

62

39

25

95

280

48

255


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