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Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce to meet Sept. 16 in Casper

Public invited to attend in-person, online

9/12/2022 9:25:29 PM

Cheyenne -  The Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce will gather for its next meeting at 8 a.m. Sept. 16 in Casper at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1150 North Poplar St. The public is invited to attend and participate in-person or online through Zoom.
 
The meeting agenda is posted on the Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce website at wyomingwildlifetaskforce.com. The agenda includes registration details for virtual participation.  Meetings will be available for viewing online within a week on the website. Subcommittee breakout group work will not be live-streamed or recorded. 
 
The Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce was convened to study top-priority wildlife policy issues facing the state related to the allocation of hunting opportunity, sportsperson access and other issues. The topics will be identified by taskforce members with input from the public for study over an 18-month period with the goal of presenting conclusions and recommendations to the Wyoming Legislature, Game and Fish Commission and Governor to support decision-making on Wyoming’s wildlife resources. The Taskforce has no rule-making authority.
 
To receive updates on the Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce, sign up for the email list.
 
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.

(Sara DiRienzo, Public Information Officer - (sara.dirienzo@wyo.gov))

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