National Trappers Association
Dave Linkhart is a trapper and farmer from Xenia, Ohio. He has a BS in Agriculture Education and Natural Resources from The Ohio State University. He and his wife, Karen, serve as Directors of National and International Affairs for the National Trappers Association and as Public Information Officers for the Ohio State Trappers Association. In addition to trapping hundreds of furbearers each season, they also are the largest supplier of live, wild caught river otter for zoos and aquariums in North America.
Dave has been involved in many conservation and agriculture organizations at the local, state and national level. He is the eighth generation of his family to farm, hunt, fish and trap in Greene County, Ohio.