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Pheasant Hunting Kicks Off Soon! Here’s All You Need To Know!
Pheasant season will begin in southeast Wyoming with the Springer Special Pheasant Hunt on October 14, with the regular season and Glendo hunt opening on November 1. The Springer Special Pheasant Hunt runs for 18 days from October 14-31 and will include three youth-only days, which are on Saturday, October 16, Sunday, October 24, and Saturday, October 30...
New Fast Pass For Springer Special Pheasant Hunt
There will be a much shorter wait as the Wyoming Game and Fish Department debuts a new check-in system at the Springer Special Pheasant Hunt faster, which will allow everyone to get into the field quickly to enjoy their hunt. A new “Springer Special Fast Pass” will save eligible hunters considerable time during check-in at the Springer Special Pheasant Hunt, which typically takes several minutes p
Hunters Could Win Prizes for CWD Samples
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is once again asking for hunters to provide lymph node samples from their harvested deer and elk this fall to test for CWD. In return, hunters may be eligible to win thousands of dollars in hunting gear...
Anglers Asked to Adjust Practices Due to Heat
Due to high air temperatures and drought conditions causing streams and rivers to flow with less water and at warmer water temperatures, anglers are asked to modify their fishing practices. Warmer water temperatures can affect fish survival, especially trout, who experience increased mortality at prolonged exposure to water temperatures greater than 75 degrees Fahrenheit; brief exposure to tempera
Gov. Gordon Announces Winner of Wild Bison Raffle
Governor Mark Gordon has recently announced the winner of the 2021 Wyoming Governor's Wild Bison raffle. This year's winner was Michael Lenz of Alpine. This is the second year in which Governor Gordon has donated a bison license to support Wyoming wildlife conservation. Gover...
Partial Fire Ban Within Goshen County
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has implemented a partial fire ban on Game and Fish Commission-owned and managed lands within Goshen County. This ban is in conjunction with the fire ban issued by Goshen County and is effective immediately. ...

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