CHEYENNE - The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission will meet in Laramie at the Holiday Inn on Nov. 13-14. On the morning of Nov. 13, the Commission will attend a tour, guided by Department field personnel, to visit the Thorne-Williams Wildlife Research Center at Sybille and the Wyoming State Veterinary Lab. Members of the public are welcome to attend the tour; however, they are required to provide their own transportation and lunch.
On the afternoon of Nov. 13, the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission and the Wyoming Board of Agriculture will hold their Annual Joint Meeting to discuss mutual issues of importance: including; 1) Access Recognition Program; 2) Enhanced Brucellosis Surveillance – Bighorn Mountains; 3) Aquatic Invasive Species; 4) Overview of Game Animal Damage for Summer/Fall 2013; and 5) Progress with the Department’s Elk Management Strategy.
On Nov. 14, the Commission will vote to approve project funding requests from the Platte Valley Habitat Partnership, changes to the policy on access to records and information, and approve the dates and locations for the 2014 Commission Meetings. The Commission will also be briefed on the regulation reduction review project, a moose poaching law enforcement case in the Lander Region, and a special presentation regarding the Wildlife Society Fellowship Program.
The State of Wyoming supports the Americans with Disabilities Act. Anyone needing auxiliary aids should contact the Wyoming Game and Fish Department at (307) 777-4501. Every effort will be made for reasonable accommodations.
A complete agenda can be found online at: wgfd.wyo.gov
(Contact: Wyoming Game and Fish (307) 777-4501)