Wyoming Hunting News

Wyoming Preference Point Letters
After receiving their moose and bighorn sheep refund check, many hunters contacted the Wyoming Game and Fish Department looking for their preference point totals that are usually printed on the check stub.
Wyoming Moose, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goat Drawing Held
May 2 could have be the most fundamental day of the year - or possibly life - for some lucky Wyoming hunters, with the results of the moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat licenses released to the public.
Wyoming Mule Deer Meetings April 25 and 26th
Anyone interested in Wyoming's mule deer - the Cowboy State's second largest big game population - is encouraged to attend a Mule Deer Initiative Public Meeting being held across the state April 25-26.
Wyoming has Perfect Turkey Hunting Safety Record
There has never been a reported turkey hunting accident in Wyoming, and hopefully that record will still be intact when this highly touted season ends in all but one area May 15.
Wyoming Hunting Season Meetings in April
Increases in some antelope quotas, shortening some western Wyoming deer seasons and lengthening chukar and Hungarian partridge seasons to run Oct. 1 -- Jan. 31 highlight the final hunting season and regulation meetings being held across Wyoming the first week of April
Wyoming Finds Elk With CWD in Area 14
A cow elk displaying symptoms of chronic wasting disease south of Encampment was confirmed to have been infected with the disease Feb. 28, according to tests conducted by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department Laboratory.
Wyoming Offers Bear, Mountain Lion and Wolf Safety Seminars
Would you know what to do if you suddenly encountered a wolf or grizzly bear while hiking? How about if a black bear entered your camp looking for food, or if you were surprised by a mountain lion in your backyard?
Wyoming Looking for Info Regarding Two Poached Mule Deer
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is pleading for information about two buck mule deer illegally shot and left Monday evening Feb. 12 along the Riverview Road northwest of Riverton.
Gray Wolf Delisting Hearing in Helena Montana
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will hold a public meeting in Helena on its proposal to remove the gray wolf from the federal list of endangered species.
Wyoming Hunting Deadlines Quickly Approaching
Hunters are alerted applications for spring turkey, bison priority list and nonresident elk must be received at the Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Cheyenne Office or submitted online by 5 p.m. Jan. 31.