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Politicians Put Corridors at Risk

Select Federal Natural Resources Committee Bill: Designation of Corridors This bill removes the authority of Game and Fish to designate migration corridors. Creates a process for corridor designation that is administered by county commissioners. Allows a small minority of working group members to veto migration corridor designation. Gives the wildlife duties for final corridor [...]

Politicians Put Corridors at Risk2019-11-04T06:41:52+00:00

2019 Hunting Forecast

Sportsmen, We wanted to wish you good luck this hunting season and provide you with a link to the statewide hunting forecast.  As we all know, Wyoming offers some of the best hunting opportunities in the world, and we must keep it that way!   Cassie Linduska  - 2019 Photo Contest Entry Big game herds and open spaces are a critical [...]

2019 Hunting Forecast2019-11-04T06:41:52+00:00

Critical Hunting Areas At Risk!

PRIME HUNTING AREAS AT RISK!   MOOSE - ELK - DEER - PRONGHORN - BISON HB 294 is being rushed through the House allowing little time for discussion.This bill intends to develop critical wildlife habitat. Your immediate action is needed now more than ever! The hunting and wildlife viewing opportunities that could be lost if [...]

Critical Hunting Areas At Risk!2019-11-04T06:41:52+00:00

Corner Crossing – Landlocked Public Land Access Study

Bill to Address Corner Crossing and Landlocked Public Land! Wyoming Hunters & Anglers Alliance has worked hard to get HB 305 introduced. Now we need sportsmen to rally around this bill. This bill is our chance to increase access and you are a key partner in our efforts. WYHAA is proud to be able to represent you [...]

Corner Crossing – Landlocked Public Land Access Study2019-11-04T06:41:52+00:00

Possible Misdemeanor for Hunting on State Trust Land

Help us continue our tradition of hunting on state trust land. This bill has changed committees and now we must send another email! PLEASE Email Your Legislator Senator Hicks has introduced a bill, Senate File 145, targeting hunters and anglers once again.  Hicks's bill would charge a state land access fee to all hunters and [...]

Possible Misdemeanor for Hunting on State Trust Land2019-11-04T06:41:53+00:00

Just Change The Name Back! (AGAIN)

Support "Wyoming Public Lands Day" -- HB99 The "Wyoming Public Lands Day" bill has had it's name changed to the very verbose name of "Wyoming Multiple Use of Public Lands Day."  In 2018 our Senators changed the name and now this year our Representatives have done the same thing.  WYHAA Opposes this [...]

Just Change The Name Back! (AGAIN)2019-11-04T06:41:53+00:00

Cheney’s bill to scrap public input on BLM management moves to Senate

February 8, 2017 A bill proposed by U.S. Representative Liz Cheney passed the House yesterday that would scrap a set of new BLM rules that allow for increased public input in land management processes. The proposal will now come before the U.S. Senate. The new rules, called “Planning 2.0,” were developed over the course of [...]

Cheney’s bill to scrap public input on BLM management moves to Senate2019-11-04T06:41:53+00:00

Citizen Public Lands Supporters, Backed by an Organized Coalition, Defeated Wyoming’s Latest Public Land Transfer Legislation

January 26, 2017 Under intense public pressure from a wide range of public land supporters, Wyoming State Senate President Eli Bebout announced Friday he would kill a proposed state constitutional amendment to lay the groundwork for transferring federal public lands in Wyoming to the state. Bebout, an ardent public land transfer advocate, said he would [...]

Citizen Public Lands Supporters, Backed by an Organized Coalition, Defeated Wyoming’s Latest Public Land Transfer Legislation2019-11-04T06:41:53+00:00