Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

WYOMING | Fall hunting application deadlines approaching

As fall hunting season begins, there are still a few last deadlines to keep in mind for beaver, special pheasant hunts, and preference points. CHEYENNE, WYOMING – As fall hunting season begins, there are still a few last deadlines to keep in mind for beaver, special pheasant hunts and preference points. Application Ends 12 midnight … Continue reading WYOMING | Fall hunting application deadlines approaching

WYOMING | Boaters advised of low water levels statewide

August is a great time for boating and spending time on Wyoming waters, but be aware that in the late-summer season water levels on many reservoirs quickly fluctuate. CHEYENN, WY – August is a great time for boating and spending time on Wyoming waters. To take advantage of this opportunity, boaters should be aware that … Continue reading WYOMING | Boaters advised of low water levels statewide

WYOMING | Trout projects receive grant funding

Grants benefiting native trout watersheds awarded in five western states CHEYENNE, WYOMING – The Western Native Trout Initiative (WNTI) is awarding $232,640 in grant funding for eight projects that benefit native trout species across the western United States, including two in Wyoming.  The community-based projects are funded through the National Fish Habitat Action Plan and … Continue reading WYOMING | Trout projects receive grant funding

WYOMING | Updated gap analysis report identifies sagebrush conservation priorities

The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) has released a new report that provides a comprehensive assessment of fire and invasive management options for the conservation of sagebrush in the western United States. CHEYENNE, WY – The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) has released a new report that provides a … Continue reading WYOMING | Updated gap analysis report identifies sagebrush conservation priorities

WYOMING | Wyomingites asked to report dead sage grouse during West Nile virus season

All Wyomingites, especially landowners, are again being asked to assist in the management of the state’s sage grouse populations this summer by immediately reporting dead sage grouse to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department so they can be tested for West Nile virus.   CHEYENNE, WY – All Wyomingites, especially landowners, are again being asked … Continue reading WYOMING | Wyomingites asked to report dead sage grouse during West Nile virus season

WYOMING | Game and Fish Commission updates fishing regulations for the next two years

Commission also approves updates to wolf hunting regulations, watercraft and aquatic invasive species CHEYENNE, WY – At least every two years the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission updates its fishing regulations.  After 13 public meetings and considering 93 written comments the Commission approved new regulations that would go into effect on January 1, 2019.  These … Continue reading WYOMING | Game and Fish Commission updates fishing regulations for the next two years