Wyoming CWD Draft Plan Released 12/2/19

The need for to find an effective management plan is imperative.  Some modeling efforts have predicted CWD would lead to the affected deer herds extinction (Gross and Miller 2001), while other research suggests certain populations may be able to survive, bolstered by genetic selection.  Regardless of the research you chose it indicates CWD Is [...]

Wyoming CWD Draft Plan Released 12/2/192019-12-04T16:40:03+00:00

Gordon Budget A Win For Sportsmen

Governor Gordon released his proposed budget for 2021-2022 and we have a couple of wildlife updates for you. Gordon has requested $12 Million in one-time funding for the Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust Fund (WWNRT). The WWNRT fund is a corpus account with projects being funded from accrued interest. This $12 Million will continue to [...]

Gordon Budget A Win For Sportsmen2019-11-27T03:06:29+00:00

Cody business owners response to Anti-Hunting Billboard

Put up a billboard in oppostiion.  In a recent news article titled "Wyoming remains premier spot for hunting" the auhor discussed many things hunting, but one thing stood out to us; how two billboards with opposing views were put up directly behind one another. According to the article "one billboard...features a hunter and an [...]

Cody business owners response to Anti-Hunting Billboard2019-11-22T23:17:00+00:00

Politicians seek to Develop 5.6% of Wyoming, all State Trust Lands

Residential - Commercial - Industrial Development Proposals for State Trust Lands Bill requires OSLI to seek development proposals for state trust lands. Do you hunt on state trust land? What would hunting look like without state trust land?  A proposed bill in the Wyoming legislature seeks development proposals [...]

Politicians seek to Develop 5.6% of Wyoming, all State Trust Lands2019-12-03T02:21:33+00:00

$14.5 Million Federal Grant for Wildlife Crossings

WYDOT receives $14.5 million federal grant for Dry Piney wildlife crossing project  Recent press release from Governor Gordon 11/14/2019 CHEYENNE, Wyo. –  The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) will receive a $14.5 million federal grant from the U.S Department of Transportation for a wildlife crossing project north of La Barge in southwest Wyoming. The Better Utilizing [...]

$14.5 Million Federal Grant for Wildlife Crossings2019-11-22T17:49:01+00:00

Bill to Gut $1,000,000+ from G&F

Bill would earmark Over $1,000,000 from G&F budget!   The proposed legislation would earmark over a million+ sportsmen dollars for purposes not designated by Game and Fish. $5 dollars in fees on every hunting license! This goes against the North American Model of Conservation. We must keep sportsman dollars under the control of the [...]

Bill to Gut $1,000,000+ from G&F2019-11-04T06:41:52+00:00

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