Rhode Island Hunting Season/Bag Limits Public Hearing
The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish and Wildlife will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 30 at 7 p.m. in the Warwick Police Department's Community Room at 99 Veteran's Memorial Drive on the proposed 2011-2012 freshwater fishing seasons and the 2010-2011 hunting seasons and bag limits. In addition, proposed changes to the Parks and Management Area Regulations will also be heard.
Public workshops on the proposed regulations were held on May 11 and May 13.
Copies of the proposals are available on DEM's website, www.dem.ri.gov, by clicking on "Regulations", then "Proposed Regulations". They will be available on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at DEM's Division of Fish and Wildlife Great Swamp Field Headquarters at 277 Great Neck Rd., West Kingston, 789-0281; Fish and Wildlife Headquarters at 1037 Hartford Pike in North Scituate, 647-3367; and at DEM's boat registration and licensing office at 235 Promenade Street in Providence, 222-6647. Please call in advance to check on availability.