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Donation Provides 4,848 Acres of Hunting and Fishing Access in WY

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department recently received a $1,515 donation from the Keep it Public, Wyoming coalition to support hunters and anglers through the Access Yes Program. Access Yes facilitates the partnership between landowners and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department to create public hunting and fishing access on private land including Walk-in Fishing and Hunting Areas, Hunter Management Areas and other Game and Fish public access areas.... Continue Reading
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Super Tag Raffle Winners Announced

CHEYENNE – This week, ten hunters received the call of a lifetime from the Wyoming Game and Fish Director Scott Talbott who delivered the news that they had each won a Wyoming Super Tag. The Super Tag raffles, created by Governor Matt Mead and the Wyoming Legislature in 2013, provide hunters additional opportunities to obtain difficult to draw hunting licenses and raise money for  wildlife management in Wyoming.... Continue Reading
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Expanded Hunting Proposed for Jackson Elk Herd

  JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Wildlife managers are considering an expanded early season elk hunt in an area of Jackson Hole where excessive numbers of elk have caused damage to private ranches and a subdivision. Wyoming Game and Fish Department wildlife biologists say the idea is to increase the harvest on that portion of the herd to help control its numbers.... Continue Reading
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Grizzly Relocated in Northwest Wyoming

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — State game managers have trapped and relocated a grizzly bear near Cody in northwest Wyoming. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says the adult male grizzly was preemptively moved after being captured during attempts to mitigate livestock depredation on the South Fork of the Shoshone River drainage.... Continue Reading