Wyoming Hunting News

Wyoming Resident Big Game Apps Due June 2
Beginning May 1, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department began accepting applications for resident limited quota elk, deer and antelope licenses.
Wyoming Hunters Have Outstanding Safety Record
For the second year in a row, Wyoming hunters have recorded an outstanding safety record with only two firearm related hunting accidents reported in 2007.
Wyoming Wolves Now Under State Management
Gray Wolves in the Northern Rocky Mountains were officially removed from the federal Endangered Species List and transition from federal to state management March 28th.
Wolf Delisting by End of Week?
Barring legal challenges, the federal rule removing wolves in Idaho and the rest of the Northern Rocky Mountains from the endangered species becomes final Friday, March 28.
Wyoming Non-Resident Elk Drawing Completed
The 2008 drawing for nonresident elk licenses has been completed with 7,250 elk licenses issued to nonresident hunters. A total of 20,167 hunters applied for licenses through the drawing.
Wyoming Moose, Bighorn, Mtn Goat Apps Due Feb 29th
Resident and nonresident hunters interested in applying for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat licenses need to have their applications in to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Cheyenne office by 5 p.m. Feb. 29.
Wyoming GFD Offers BOW Workshop in June
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department wants Wyoming women to pick up their camera, fishing pole or shotgun and experience the outdoors through the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman camp this June.
Wyoming Launches New License System
Customers who buy hunting and fishing licenses at Wyoming Game and Fish Department regional offices and headquarters will now experience the new internet-based point of sale license system.
Wyoming Meetings for Black Bear and Bison Hunting
During the next few weeks the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding information-gathering meetings and has opened a comment period to gather public input on the 2008-2010 black bear hunting seasons and regulations and the Jackson bison herd population objective.
Two Men Charged with Poaching Trophy Mule Deer in Wyoming
A report of possible poaching activity southeast of Pinedale Nov. 16 led to a high speed chase, a roll-over accident and two Salt Lake City men being charged for taking a trophy mule deer out of season.