Hunting and trapping in spawning season

There’s a hunting and trapping side of the fish hatchery business. 

2016 Wyoming Fall Fishing Forecast

Just as the temperatures drop, Wyoming fishing starts heating up. 

Learn more about: Golden Trout

The name golden trout conjures up images of pristine, remote, wilderness, spectacular, sore knees and an aching back.

Think beyond trout for Wyoming sportfishing

Beneath the ripples of Wyoming waters lie some of the best sportfishing in the west.

Help prevent fish mortalities this summer

As temperatures rise in the summer months, anglers should be aware of the effects of warmer waters on fish, especially Wyoming’s trout. 

Keeping fish healthy from hatch to hook

From egg to hook, keeping fish healthy in Wyoming waters is a main priority for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department and is one way the Wildlife Forensics and Fish Health Laboratory in Laramie benefits the public.

In Wyoming Wildlife Magazine: Short-lived history of Game and Fish’s ‘frogmen’

In the summer of 1961, these Game and Fish frogmen were training at a “Cheyenne lake.”

Fishing stocking program improves sport fishing for anglers

Wyoming Game and Fish distribution crews have been busy this spring stocking fish statewide.

Should I buy a daily or annual license?

Deciding between a daily or an annual license really comes down to how many days you will be fishing in the calendar year in Wyoming.

Does your watercraft need an AIS inspection?

It’s warming up for summer and many people are looking to get out on the water with their boats and other watercraft.

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Lacy Nelson is overjoyed at her catch on a creek near Ten Sleep. Creek fishing requires limited gear and the right attitude. Read about David Gray's thoughts on creek fishing in the May issue of Wyoming Wildlife. Photo by Jessica U. Grant/Wyoming Wildlife.
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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will conduct watercraft inspections at ports of entry, other border locations, and major waters around the state. These watercraft inspections will be marked with signs and all persons transporting watercraft must stop at these check stations. 

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