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Wyoming Game & Fish Department Press Releases

743 Press Releases
  • Published on June 29, 2022 - 23:31 GMT

    Local Sage Grouse working group to meet

    Green River - The Southwest Wyoming Sage Grouse Local Working Group will hold a meeting Friday July 8, 2022 at 9 a.m. at Wyoming Game and Fish Green River Regional Office, 351 Astle Ave. Green River, WY. The Southwest Wyoming Local Sage Grouse Working …

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  • Published on June 29, 2022 - 21:43 GMT

    Hunters: Download the 2022 Elk, Deer and Antelope Hunting Regulations online

    Supply chain issues impacting print availability 6/29/2022 6:28:04 PM Cheyenne - Due to global supply chain issues at printing presses, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is unable to provide a mailed, printed booklet of the 2022 Antelope, Deer and Elk …

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  • Published on June 29, 2022 - 19:52 GMT

    Wyoming Game and Fish Department investigates after hiker injured by grizzly bear

    Cody - Monday afternoon the Park County Sheriff’s Office notified the Wyoming Game and Fish Department that a man was injured by a bear while hiking Francs Peak west of Meeteetse. The man was flown by helicopter to a hospital in Billings, Montana where he …

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  • Published on June 28, 2022 - 18:51 GMT

    NOTICE: Game and Fish licensing systems offline July 9

    All Wyoming Game and Fish Department licensing systems will be offline and unavailable beginning 7 a.m. July 9. 6/27/2022 10:45:21 PM Cheyenne - All Wyoming Game and Fish Department licensing systems will be offline and unavailable beginning 7 a.m. July 9. …

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  • Published on June 27, 2022 - 23:23 GMT

    Large Carnivore Safety Seminar Offered

    Mark Gocke, Public Information Specialist, 307-249-5811 June 27, 2022 Sign Up up for our newsletter Do you know what you would do in a surprise encounter with a bear? Jackson - With summer in full swing, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is encouraging …

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  • Published on June 27, 2022 - 23:23 GMT

    WY AIS inspection stations finding more mussels, invasive animals on watercraft

    Game and Fish urges boaters to Clean, Drain, Dry watercraft 6/27/2022 10:35:44 PM Cheyenne - Wyoming aquatic invasive species inspection stations are intercepting an increased number of boats harboring invasive aquatic animals and plants. Close to four …

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  • Published on June 27, 2022 - 17:15 GMT

    Living in large carnivore country workshop offered in Cody June 29

    Cody - The Cody Region of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is encouraging people to attend a free public workshop titled “Living in Large Carnivore Country.” The workshop will be held Wednesday, June 29 from 6-8 p.m. in the Grizzly Room at the Park …

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  • Published on June 24, 2022 - 16:28 GMT

    Casper angler breaks own state record

    Christopher Bobo of Casper broke his own state record for longnose sucker 6/23/2022 8:28:05 PM Cheyenne - Once was cool but twice was even better for Christopher Bobo. Bobo, 34, of Casper broke his own state record for longnose sucker when he landed a fish …

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  • Published on June 23, 2022 - 23:26 GMT

    Gov. Gordon announces wild bison license raffle winner

    The raffle, which was only open to Wyoming residents, raised $22,050. 6/21/2022 11:38:01 PM Cheyenne - Governor Mark Gordon is pleased to congratulate Norma Winder of Jackson as the 2022 winner of the Wyoming Governor's Wild Bison raffle. For the third …

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  • Published on June 22, 2022 - 19:13 GMT

    Watercraft safety

    Sheridan - As boating season begins, Wyoming Game and Fish is encouraging watercraft users to be familiar with watercraft regulations and be prepared for emergencies. Depending on the class or length of your boat, required safety equipment includes …

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  • Published on June 22, 2022 - 19:13 GMT

    Aquatic invasive species check stations in Sheridan region

    Sheridan - The Sheridan region Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) crew inspected 8,138 watercraft in 2021. Of those, 656 were high risk; meaning they were last used on a water infested with quagga or zebra mussels or the watercraft contained standing water …

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  • Published on June 21, 2022 - 20:39 GMT

    Game and Fish Commission opens public comment on four regulations

    Written comments shall be accepted through 5 p.m. July 31 at public meetings or by mailing the department. 6/20/2022 10:13:08 PM Cheyenne - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has opened a comment period and will be holding public meetings to gather input …

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  • Published on June 20, 2022 - 22:51 GMT

    Meeting scheduled to discuss treatment of pond at Bitter Creek Bark Park

    Green River - Green River— The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold an informational meeting to discuss plans to treat the pond at Bitter Creek Bark Park after an illegal introduction of goldfish to the water. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. …

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  • Published on June 20, 2022 - 22:51 GMT

    Moose and bighorn sheep hunters: Game and Fish wants your input on preference points

    Department taking input on a proposed changes from the Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce    6/20/2022 9:58:04 PM Cheyenne - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is asking for input on a recommendation to change how preference points work in moose and bighorn …

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  • Published on June 15, 2022 - 19:40 GMT

    Game and Fish continues work to reintroduce sauger above Glendo Reservoir

    The fish species were once native to the North Platte River system in eastern Wyoming 6/13/2022 9:13:20 PM Cheyenne - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is continuing a project to return sauger to its native waters. The fish species were once native to …

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  • Published on June 13, 2022 - 21:41 GMT

    Living in Large Carnivore Country Workshop offered

    Join us in Casper to learn about large carnivores Casper - The Casper Region of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is encouraging people to attend a free public workshop titled “Living in Large Carnivore Country.” The workshop will be held on Thursday, …

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  • Published on June 9, 2022 - 15:48 GMT

    Game and Fish Continues to Monitor HPAI, Discourages Handling Dead Birds

    Mark Gocke, Public Information Specialist, 307-249-5811 June 08, 2022 Sign Up up for our newsletter Report clusters of dead birds, but please don't handle them. Pinedale - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has been monitoring the outbreak of highly …

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  • Published on June 8, 2022 - 22:23 GMT

    Fisheries biologists complete spring netting at Flaming Gorge Reservoir

    Green River - Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s Green River fisheries biologists recently completed annual spring netting at Flaming Gorge Reservoir and are still concerned about the numbers of small lake trout in the reservoir. For that reason, they are …

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  • Published on June 7, 2022 - 22:28 GMT

    Spencer Carstens selected as new Thermopolis game warden

    Cody - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department welcomes Thermopolis Game Warden Spencer Carstens to the Cody Region. Carstens replaces Benge Brown, who recently retired after 30 years of service. Carstens began his career with Game and Fish in 2020 where he …

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  • Published on June 7, 2022 - 17:04 GMT

    Wyoming Wildlife Calendar Photo Contest closes June 13

    Entries close at midnight 6/6/2022 10:37:47 PM Cheyenne - June 13 is the last day to submit your best wildlife photographs from the Cowboy State to the Wyoming Wildlife magazine Calendar Photo Contest. Photographers of all skill levels have a chance for …

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