Fishing Regulations Public Comment

Fishing Regulation Changes

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is proposing changes in fishing regulations for 2017.  Public input on the current proposals will be accepted from April 19, 2016 through June 3, 2016.  We will hold public information gathering meetings in April and May and take our final recommendations to the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission at their July 7-8 meeting in Pinedale.

Draft Regulations

Summary of Proposed Changes and Rationale
The Complete Regulations are provided here (31 pages)
Meeting Schedule

Public Comment

Submit Comments About Proposed Fishing Regulations Online

Public Information Gathering Meetings

We are planning 11 public meetings to gather public input on the proposed changes.

Public Information Gathering Meetings
City Date Location Time
Gillette April 19 Campbell County Library, Wyoming Rm. 6:00 p.m.
Cheyenne April 20 Game and Fish Office, Trout Rm. 6:00 p.m.
Evanston May 2 Bear Center Pavilion 6:00 p.m.
Green River May 3 Game and Fish Office 6:00 p.m.
Cody May 4 Bighorn Federal Bank 6:00 p.m.
Rawlins May 4 Jeffrey Memorial Community Center 6:00 p.m.
Baggs May 5 Valley Community Center 6:00 p.m.
Riverton May 12 Fremont County Library 6:00 p.m.
Casper May 17 Game and Fish Office, Pronghorn Rm. 7:00 p.m.
Pinedale May 18 Game and Fish Office 6:00 p.m.
Jackson May 25 Game and Fish Office 6:00 p.m.

You can provide comments at one of the meetings, on the web or by writing to:

Wyoming Game and Fish Department
Attn: Fishing Regulations
5400 Bishop Blvd.
Cheyenne, WY 82006

Thank you for your interest in the proposed changes to the fishing regulations.

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