Game and Fish holding public meetings on hunting season regulations

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding public meetings and has opened a comment period to gather public input on hunting seasons and regulations

4/29/2019 7:43:34 PM

Cheyenne - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding public meetings and has opened a comment period to gather public input on hunting seasons and regulations. The meetings will address proposals for:

  • Chapter 4, Furbearing Animal Hunting or Trapping Seasons
  • Chapter 25, Falconry and Raptor Propagation Regulation
  • Chapter 32, Regulation Governing Firearm Cartridges and Archery Equipment
  • Chapter 42, Mountain Lion Hunting Seasons
  • Chapter 44, Regulation for Issuance of Licenses, Permits, Stamps, Tags, Preference Points and Competitive Raffle Chances
  • Chapter 47, Gray Wolf Hunting Seasons
Copies of the proposed regulations are available on the Game and Fish website.  

The meeting schedule includes:
Date Time City Location
May 21 6 p.m. Laramie Game and Fish Office
May 28 6 p.m. Cody   Park County Library
May 29 6 p.m. Green River Game and Fish Office
May 29 6 p.m. Dubois Headwaters Arts & Conference Center (Ch. 47)
May 29 6 p.m. Jackson Game and Fish Office (Chs. 4, 25, 32 and 44)
May 29 4 p.m. Sundance       Crook County Courthouse
May 30 6 p.m. Pinedale Game and Fish Office
May 30 6 p.m. Worland Washakie County Fairgrounds
June 4 6 p.m. Lander Game and Fish Office (Chs. 4, 25, 32, 42 and 44)
June 5 6 p.m. Jackson         Teton County Library (Ch. 42)
June 6 6 p.m. Jackson Teton County Library (Ch. 47)
June 6 6 p.m. Sheridan Game and Fish Office

Written comments shall be accepted through 5 p.m. June 17 at the above public meetings, online or by mailing:
Wyoming Game and Fish Department, Regulations
3030 Energy Lane
Casper, WY 82604

In addition to the Game and Fish website, copies of the proposals are available at the address above in accordance with Chapter 1 Regulation Governing Access to Records.

Written comments shall be presented to the Game and Fish Commission prior to the public hearing at their July 18-19, 2019 meeting in Rock Springs.

The Game and Fish supports the Americans with Disabilities Act. Every effort will be made for reasonable accommodations by contacting the nearest Game and Fish office.

(Sara DiRienzo (307-777-4540))

- WGFD -


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