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  • An abundance of dead fish found by resident near Worden.
  • A Wyoming Game and Fish biologist said fewer fish were killed than they feared. And, a large group of people came together to clean up the river Saturday. Months after a sediment release killed fish and dumped debris into the Shoshone River between Cody ..
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  • 3/28/2017 12:51:00 AM
  • Incident at British Parliament investigated as terrorism
  • Moose numbers have gone down across Wyoming. Now, a woman who lives in what used to be known as prime moose country is asking Wyoming’s Game and Fish Department to stop hunting near her home. Moose numbers have gone down across Wyoming. Now, a woman who ..
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  • 3/22/2017 9:18:00 PM
  • Game and Fish budget cut, license fee increase won't make up for loss
  • Cheyenne - This year the Wyoming Legislature cut several budgets, this included $9.8 million per biennium that went to five Wyoming Game and Fish Department programs. This comes after Game and Fish had already cut nearly $1 million earlier this year from .
  • Wyoming Business Report
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  • 3/22/2017 9:10:00 PM
  • Wyoming Game and Fish Facing Nearly $10-Million in Cuts
  • This year the Wyoming Legislature cut several budgets, this included $9.8 million per biennium that went to five Wyoming Game and Fish Department programs. This comes after Game and Fish had already cut nearly $1 million earlier this year from those same .
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  • 3/21/2017 8:47:00 PM
  • Wyoming Game and Fish Camp: Becoming An Outdoors-Woman
  • Women who love the great outdoors have a unique opportunity this summer, courtesy of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. The camp is called Becoming an Outdoors-Woman, or BOW. It’s an outdoor skills program designed to help women learn new skills ...
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  • 3/21/2017 8:47:00 PM
  • Game/Fish to unveil 2017 proposals
  • Wyoming Game and Fish officials from the Sheridan Region will host an open house from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday in Gillette to discuss the 2017 hunting season proposals for big game and other wildlife. The open house will take place in the Campbell County Public ..
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 3/20/2017 6:33:00 PM
  • Wyoming Game and Fish: Landowners recognized for conservation work
  • Six landowners from across the state were recognized for outstanding practices in wildlife management, habitat improvement, access for hunters and anglers and conservation techniques on their properties with the 2015 Landowner of the Year Award. Each year
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 3/19/2017 10:49:00 PM
  • Top Fishing Spots in Wyoming State Parks
  • To many, Wyoming is an angler's paradise, and with as many as 16 Wyoming State Parks and historic sites offering prime fisheries, these state-maintained venues boast a variety of fish species. Whether you're looking to land that big lunker or just catch ..
  • sierratradingpost.com
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  • 3/15/2017 12:14:00 PM
  • Game and Fish to monitor mule deer during next 2 years
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is putting GPS collars on the local mule deer herd in hopes of learning more about how the herd moves throughout the year. The study of the Sheep Mountain Mule Deer Herd is part of the Sheep Mountain Mule Deer ...
  • Laramie Boomerang
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  • 3/12/2017 11:22:00 AM
  • Game and Fish Season Setting Meetings
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will conduct six open-house meetings throughout the Bighorn Basin in the next two weeks. During the open houses, Game and Fish personnel will be available to discuss the proposed 2017 hunting seasons for local hunt ...
  • mybighornbasin.com
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  • 3/10/2017 2:43:00 PM
  • The Fishing Report: Fish counter gauges Napa River health
  • 29-Oct. 1. The derby is sold out but the raffle prize is a dandy: for just $50 a ticket, you get a shot at a full day of fishing with Jean Williams Bruun of the Wyoming Angling Company in Jackson, Wyo. She will guide two of you on the upper Snake ...
  • Napa Valley Register
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  • 3/10/2017 1:16:00 AM
  • Simms remembers fishing the ‘Money Hole’
  • John Simms moved to Wyoming in the mid-1960s, working as a ski patroller and fishing guide. In 1980 he started a fishing equipment company, Simms Fishing, and later Life-Link International, a ski equipment company. His interest today is creating large ...
  • Jackson Hole News&Guide Newspaper
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  • 3/8/2017 11:40:00 AM
  • Cheyenne Fly Fishing Expo
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo.-It's a big event for anglers in southeast Wyoming, and it's coming to Cheyenne on March 18th- the Cheyenne Fly Fishing Expo. Janet Marschner from Shoot and Cast and Walt Gasson from Trout Unlimited say it's a great event for fishermen ...
  • KGWN
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  • 3/6/2017 4:49:00 PM
  • Game And Fish Director Discusses Fee Hikes And Endangered Species
  • The Appeals Court ruled that Wyoming's management plan will maintain the minimum number of wolves within the state. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has considered the species ready for delisting for years. The decision was quickly hailed by Wyoming's ..
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  • 3/4/2017 4:21:00 AM
  • Wyoming Game & Fish Warn Anglers of Fluxuating Waters
  • Wyoming Game and Fish Department supervisors want anglers to be aware of increases in water flows on the North Platte River beginning March 6th. Game and Fish in partnership with the Bureau of Reclamation, will run a flushing flow in order to maintain fish
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  • 2/28/2017 4:53:00 PM
  • Game and Fish Monitoring Wildlife During Harsh Winter
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is continuing to monitor wildlife closely as new storms have moved into the state. Brian Nesvik, chief of the wildlife division, says that the worst winter conditions are found in western Wyoming, while conditions in ..
  • mybighornbasin.com
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  • 2/28/2017 2:50:00 PM
  • Fly-fishing expert coming to Salem March 9
  • Mazzarella is a retired sports professor, Master Certified Instructor as well as a Wyoming fly fishing guide, the group said in a news release. His presentation will include a conservation around his statements, "Flouro is better than mono" and "I don't ..
  • Statesman Journal
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  • 2/27/2017 9:39:00 PM
  • Game & Fish Report: “Why Not Feed Deer?”
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo.-Snowfall amounts in parts of Western Wyoming have been double what usually fall in that region in a given year. Some have asked the Wyoming Game and Fish Department about feeding deer as a way to help them get through the rest of this winter
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  • 2/27/2017 2:45:00 AM
  • Wyoming Game and Fish offering game warden exam online
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo. (RELEASE) - Once again, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is accepting applications this spring for individuals interested in“the greatest job in the world”-a Wyoming game warden. Part of the hiring process is that applicants take an ...
  • KGWN
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  • 2/22/2017 10:21:00 PM
  • Game & Fish Report: Effects On Big Game
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo. - A winter for the ages is taking place this year in Western Wyoming, where snowfall accumulations in some places have exceeded 100 inches of snow. That’s having an effect on big game in that region, and the Wyoming Game and Fish ...
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  • 2/20/2017 6:19:00 AM
  • St. John Vianney hosting annual fish fry dinners
  • St. John Vianney Parish in Wyoming will hold its annual fish fry dinners from 4:30-7 p.m. on Fridays during Lent. Dates are March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, and April 7. The address is 4101 Clyde Park Ave SW. On the menu is an all-you-can-eat meal of fried ...
  • MLive
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  • 2/17/2017 9:53:00 PM
  • Game and Fish Undertaking Two Wildlife Capture Operations This Month
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be undertaking two major wildlife capture operations this month. As part of an ongoing study to understand the ecology of brucellosis and elk in the Bighorn Mountains, Game and Fish plans to capture and collar elk
  • mybighornbasin.com
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  • 2/16/2017 1:39:00 PM
  • Game and Fish Dates to Remember
  • While a guest on our News Talk Show Public Pulse recently, Wyoming Game and Fish Department Sheridan Region Public Information Specialist Bud Stewart, talked about several upcoming dates of interest to hunters. One of those dates is in regards to landowner
  • Sheridan Media
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  • 2/16/2017 11:33:00 AM
  • University of Wyoming Researcher Helps Solve Fish Evolution Mystery
  • A University of Wyoming researcher is part of an international team that has discovered how more than 700 species of fish have evolved in East Africa’s Lake Victoria region over the past 150,000 years. Catherine Wagner, a UW assistant professor in the ...
  • Environmental News Network
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  • 2/10/2017 11:58:00 PM
  • Scientists solve fish evolution mystery
  • More than 700 cichlid species have evolved in the Lake Victoria region over the past 150,000 years. Credit: Florian Moser A University of Wyoming researcher is part of an international team that has discovered how more than 700 species of fish have evolved
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  • 2/10/2017 6:36:00 PM
  • Researchers solve fish evolution mystery
  • A University of Wyoming researcher is part of an international team that has discovered how more than 700 species of fish have evolved in East Africa's Lake Victoria region over the past 150,000 years. Catherine Wagner, a UW assistant professor in the ...
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  • 2/10/2017 6:06:00 PM
  • UW Researcher Helps Solve Fish Evolution Mystery
  • More than 700 cichlid species have evolved in the Lake Victoria region over the past 150,000 years. (Florian Moser Photo) A University of Wyoming researcher is part of an international team that has discovered how more than 700 species of fish have evolved
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  • 2/10/2017 5:46:00 PM
  • Fossil Fish Festival Feb. 18 at UW in Honor of Wyoming State Fossil
  • This fossil of Knightia eocaena -- the focus of a Fossil Fish Festival Saturday, Feb. 18 -- is among many curated in the UW fossil vertebrate collection housed in UW’s Department of Geology and Geophysics. (UW Photo) The public is invited to attend a ...
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  • 2/9/2017 7:17:00 PM
  • Wyoming Game And Fish: License Hike Won’t Increase Funding
  • A spokesman for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department wants people to know that a bill in the legislature to increase the cost of hunting and fishing licenses in Wyoming won’t mean more money for the agency if it becomes law. In fact, Renny MacKay says if .
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  • 2/9/2017 3:29:00 AM
  • Ice Fishing Derby this weekend
  • Children 14-and-younger in the Small Fry Division have no entry fee. Entrants must have valid Wyoming fishing licenses and follow Game and Fish regulations. Final registration and packet pickup will be at the Cowboy Bar. The Outlaw Cafe is opening at 6 a.m
  • Cody Enterprise
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  • 2/6/2017 10:00:00 PM
  • Police tips can help prevent vandalism to Forest Lake fish houses
  • Also on Jan. 9, officers responded to another 911 emergency call at 10 p.m. from a 58-year-old Wyoming male who reported a suspicious fire set next to a fish house on the north side of Second Lake. A witness reported seeing a light gray Chevrolet Suburban
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  • 2/3/2017 10:15:00 PM
  • Wyoming eyes hike in hunting, fishing license fees
  • The proposal to increase license fees in Wyoming is intended to help offset an expected loss of nearly $5 million in general funds. The money being cut by the Legislature is used on, among other things, sage grouse management. CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/3/2017 3:55:00 PM
  • Wyoming fees for hunting, fishing licenses could go up
  • CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming lawmakers are considering legislation that would raise fees for hunting and fishing licenses for the first time in nearly a decade. The Casper Star-Tribune reported (http://bit.ly/2kjNPxX ) Wednesday that many of the license fees ...
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  • 2/3/2017 11:48:00 AM
  • Allen bills on fishing fees, license plates gain ground
  • House Bill 121, regarding fishing licenses, passed with a 57-3 vote on third reading Monday at the Wyoming Legislature and was placed in the Senate docket Tuesday. The bill calls for a nonresident five-day consecutive fishing license for $54. Currently ...
  • Daily Ranger
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  • 2/3/2017 12:10:00 AM
  • Wyoming fees for hunting, fishing licenses could go up
  • CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming lawmakers are considering legislation that would raise fees for hunting and fishing licenses for the first time in nearly a decade. The Casper Star-Tribune reported Wednesday that many of the license fees would only go up about
  • Local News 8
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  • 2/2/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • Researchers squabble over fish-pain question
  • “Fish have the simplest types of brains (and) the capacity to experience pain, as we know it, has required the massive expansion of our cerebral hemispheres,” said James Rose at the University of Wyoming. “We reject that the mental welfare (of ...
  • Simcoe County
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  • 2/2/2017 10:08:00 PM
  • Wyoming Game and Fish is facing more cuts, fee increases possible
  • CHEYENNE – After almost a decade of no change, hunting and fishing license fees in Wyoming may finally increase. The subtle bumps – no more than a dollar or two in many cases – are intended to help offset the removal of $4.9 million per year in ...
  • Wyoming Tribune-Eagle News
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  • 2/2/2017 1:03:00 PM
  • Wyoming Hunting & Fishing License Fees Could Increase
  • CASPER, Wyo. (AP) – Wyoming lawmakers are considering legislation that would raise fees for hunting and fishing licenses for the first time in nearly a decade. Many of the license fees would only go up about one or two dollars. The proposal is intended ...
  • kgab.com
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  • 2/2/2017 7:43:00 AM
  • Wyoming fees for hunting, fishing licenses could go up
  • Wyoming lawmakers are considering legislation that would raise fees for hunting and fishing licenses for the first time in nearly a decade. The Casper Star-Tribune reported (http://bit.ly/2kjNPxX ) Wednesday that many of the license fees would only go up .
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  • 2/2/2017 7:26:00 AM
  • Game & Fish Officer Hurt Near Casper
  • An accident Sunday at the Hawg Ice Fishing Derby has sent a Wyoming Game and Fish officer to the hospital. The officers was traveling around the Pathfinder Reservoir on his snowmobile during the event when he apparently hit a ridge and was thrown off the .
  • K2 Radio
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  • 1/30/2017 1:07:00 AM
  • Committee raises price on 5-day fish license offered by local rep
  • Wyoming's Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Committee has unanimously approved a five-day fishing license proposal, with amendments. Wyoming Rep. Jim Allen, R-Lander, proposed the bill, which also would exempt holders of such licenses from the ...
  • Daily Ranger
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  • 1/25/2017 11:28:00 PM
  • Struggling for a bite? Try these four ways to improve your ice fishing
  • “No fishing is getting done if Mother Nature doesn’t cooperate,” the Laramie, Wyo., angler said. “With Wyoming wind, it can turn into you being more worried about getting things set up and organized. Sometimes it turns into a whiteout and you can ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 1/25/2017 6:07:00 PM
  • Game and Fish Report: Mule Deer Migration Corridor
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has formally designated a 160 mile long mule deer migration corridor in north-western Wyoming. In this week’s Game and Fish Report, Ray Hageman explains how the designation benefits mule deer ...
  • KGWN
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  • 1/23/2017 6:37:00 AM
  • Three Game and Fish Commissioners Complete Six Years of Service
  • Wyoming Game and Fish Commissioners are appointed to six-year terms by the Governor and are confirmed by the state Senate. At last week’s Commission meeting, Carrie Little from Leiter, Charles Price from Daniel, and Richard Klouda from Lander all ...
  • Sheridan Media
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  • 1/21/2017 12:37:00 PM
  • The Hottest Fishing Spot In America, Is Right Here In Wyoming!
  • It’s known as one of the most diverse fishing spots in the world. Lake Flaming Gorge offers streams, lakes and a scenic view and is deemed the best fishing in America. Because of other rivers and streams that join with Lake Flaming Gorge, such as, but ...
  • kgab.com
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  • 1/19/2017 7:24:00 AM
  • Check changes to fishing regulations
  • Think about it. Here’s another tidbit. According to a recent news article, kudos are due to Wyoming’s Game and Fish Department for maintaining a low elevation, handicap-accessible lake complete with picnic sites for mobility challenged anglers.
  • Cody Enterprise
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  • 1/18/2017 8:18:00 PM
  • Game & Fish Report: Getting rid of wild visitors
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo.-Recent cold snaps like the one we saw last week brought with it some out-of-town visitors showing up in some Wyoming towns—the wild kind. In this week’s Game and Fish Report, Ray Hageman says there’s some things people can do to help ...
  • KGWN
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  • 1/16/2017 3:08:00 AM
  • Struggling for a bite? Try these four ways to improve your ice fishing
  • It’s about weather. “No fishing is getting done if Mother Nature doesn’t cooperate,” the Laramie angler said. “With Wyoming wind, it can turn into you being more worried about getting things set up and organized. Sometimes it turns into a white ...
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 1/15/2017 12:12:00 AM
  • Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo The Independent Fleet
  • We did focus on the bigger billfish trolling with live mackerels, but had no luck at all. According to Captain Chiro and Luis, these Wyoming folks are repeat customers that fish with them annually and are wonderful anglers that always seem to have a great
  • 976-tuna.com
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  • 1/13/2017 5:30:00 PM
  • Bill would make some hunting and fishing license info confidential
  • CHEYENNE – Sportsmen regularly complain to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department that their email inboxes are filled with requests and solicitations from organizations and companies, said Scott Talbott, the department’s director. Senate File 26 aims to ...
  • Wyoming Tribune-Eagle News
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  • 1/13/2017 1:05:00 PM
  • Saratoga Ice Fishing Derby set for 34th outing
  • Registration for adults is $35 and is $10 for those 14-years-old or younger. Those without a fishing license for Wyoming may purchase a day license for $6. Kids Ice Fishing Workshop The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold a safety workshop from 10 a
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  • 1/12/2017 12:19:00 PM
  • Regulations are needed to preserve Wyoming fish
  • I am an avid fisherman, and I love to take seniors and kids fishing to experience catching the nice fish Wyoming has to offer – until recently. Wyoming was a great fishery back in the day when the fishing regulation on creel limits was six fish and only ..
  • Wyoming Tribune-Eagle News
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  • 1/11/2017 1:21:00 PM
  • Plenty of fish, wildlife issues waiting for legislators
  • The resolution was requested by Sen. Mike Phillips, D-Bozeman, who has also requested a joint resolution urging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the state of Wyoming to halt its winter elk feeding program. A measure that would affect river users is a
  • Independent Record
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  • 1/2/2017 5:56:45 AM
  • Work begins on Game and Fish lab, office in Laramie
  • Construction has begun on a new lab and regional office in Laramie for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. The lab will provide space for forensic work related to wildlife poaching. Currently that work takes place on the University of Wyoming campus.
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 12/31/2016 6:54:00 PM
  • Wyoming lawmakers to look at Game and Fish confidentiality laws
  • CHEYENNE – Wyoming hunters and anglers would have the ability to mark some contact information as confidential under a bill introduced for the 2017 legislative session. Meanwhile, a separate bill would place some limits on research data the public can ...
  • Wyoming Business Report
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  • 12/30/2016 7:40:32 AM
  • New fishing rules take effect Jan. 1
  • There are a few new fishing regulations for Wyoming anglers come Jan. 1. One that is most notable to me is that the minimum size that a tiger muskie can be kept will increase from 30 to 36 inches. Also, the creel limit will be reduced from three tiger ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 12/29/2016 5:54:21 AM
  • Game and Fish report successes in 2016
  • Black-footed ferrets, mule deer migrations, and grizzly bear management were among the top issues in 2016 for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. “It’s been a memorable year for Wyoming’s wildlife and those who support this incredible resource ...
  • Green River Star
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  • 12/27/2016 11:57:37 PM
  • Fishing derby to offer new tagged fish for bonus prize
  • “We just keep hoping for this cold weather to stay here until after the derby,” he said. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department advises anglers to be very careful when venturing onto ice. It should be at least f4 inches thick if clear or twice that if ...
  • Laramie Boomerang
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  • 12/24/2016 4:55:51 AM
  • Game and Fish stocks 3,670 trout in lake
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish Department stocked 3,400 rainbow trout into Gillette Fishing Lake at Dalbey Memorial Park during the first full week of December. The fish came from the Boulder Fish Hatchery and average 15 inches in length. “The 2-year-old ...
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 12/22/2016 11:10:27 AM
  • Wyoming Crew Smash the Reds and Specks
  • Wyoming crew has a blast in Dularge on a afternoon trip!! We left the dock around 12:30 and were fishing by 1:00. Cold temps had the reds stacked up again. We caught 50 plus reds keeping 21. A few trout started biting as the water temp creeped up.
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/22/2016 2:35:03 AM
  • Ice Fishing Season is Upon Us
  • Anglers in northeast Wyoming began ice fishing recently at Healy Reservoir near Buffalo according to officials with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. Sheridan Region Game and Fish Information Specialist Bud Stewart says Healy Reservoir is fishable and
  • Sheridan Media
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  • 12/16/2016 6:59:52 AM
  • Ice strong enough for early fishing around Sheridan, Wyo.
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish planted the ponds back in late October with 500 or so rainbow trout. The trout do well in the pond over winter and provide good fishing for ice anglers. Actually, the trout do well throughout the year because the south pond is ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 12/15/2016 10:57:17 AM
  • Family whose dogs died in traps sues Wyoming Game and Fish
  • CASPER, Wyo. - A lawsuit filed by a family whose three dogs were killed in snares alleges the traps were illegal and that state game officials intentionally spread incorrect information about the incident. The three St. Bernards, named Jax, Brooklyn and ..
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 12/13/2016 10:23:51 AM
  • Gillette Fishing Lake Stocked with Large Rainbow Trout
  • Press Release – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s Boulder Fish Hatchery stocked 3,400 rainbow trout into Gillette Fishing Lake on Thursday, December 8, 2016. The fish averaged 14 inches in length. “The two year old rainbows were extra fish that ...
  • Basin Radio Network
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  • 12/12/2016 1:31:09 PM
  • Wyoming Anglers To Hold Raffle On Ugly Fish
  • Anglers in Wyoming are keeping their eyes out for burbot, an unattractive fish that impacts other sport fish populations because it could help them win $1,000. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department and the group Trout Unlimited have teamed up to tag 25 of .
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  • 12/8/2016 10:04:08 PM
  • Wyoming Anglers To Hold Raffle On Ugly Fish
  • High on western Wyoming's most wanted list is the burbot. TROY LAUGHLIN: They are a non-native invasive species. SHAPIRO: That's fisheries biologist Troy Laughlin with the Wyoming Department of Game and Fish. He says the burbot is a cod-like freshwater ...
  • New Hampshire News
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  • 12/7/2016 11:59:51 PM
  • $1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
  • A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming. The fish are called burbot and they're not native to the upper Green River drainage. Burbot compete with native game species including trout.
  • FOX News
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  • 12/7/2016 3:45:56 PM
  • $1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
  • GREEN RIVER — A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming. The fish are called burbot and they're not native to the upper Green River drainage. Burbot compete with native game species including .
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 12/7/2016 12:54:08 PM
  • $1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
  • Photo courtesy of Wyoming Game and Fish. Photo courtesy of Wyoming Game and Fish. GREEN RIVER, Wyo. (AP) - A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming. The fish are called burbot (BUR'-but) and .
  • Local News 8
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  • 12/7/2016 10:59:36 AM
  • $1,000 reward for catching 'ugly' fish from US reservoir
  • Green River, Wyoming: A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming. The fish are called burbot and they're not native to the upper Green River drainage. Burbot compete with native game species ...
  • Gulf News
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  • 12/7/2016 10:23:49 AM
  • Are you fixing to head out for an exciting trout fishing trip?
  • When Louis and I visited the Greys River in Wyoming for the opportunity to enjoy catching beautiful Snake River cutthroats on dries. Water levels were very high on the Greys, and the lower sections of the river were too high to wade safely or fish effectiv
  • ginkandgasoline.com
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  • 12/7/2016 10:02:20 AM
  • $1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
  • Green River, Wyoming: A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming. The fish are called burbot (BUR'-but) and they're not native to the upper Green River drainage. Burbot compete with native game
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  • 12/7/2016 7:46:20 AM
  • $1,000 reward offred for catching ugly fish
  • GREEN RIVER, Wyo. -- A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in Wyoming. The fish are called burbot, and they're not native to the area. Burbot compete with native game species, including trout. Getting more ...
  • Southeast Missourian
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  • 12/7/2016 6:13:16 AM
  • $1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
  • GREEN RIVER, Wyo. — A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming. The fish are called burbot (BUR’-but) and they’re not native to the upper Green River drainage. Burbot compete with native ...
  • FOX 6 Now
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  • 12/6/2016 10:35:09 PM
  • WTF: Cash reward for ugly fish; orangutan trashes room like a rock star
  • GREEN RIVER, Wyo. — A $1,000 reward has been posted for catching an ugly fish out of Fontenelle Reservoir in western Wyoming. The fish are called burbot and they're not native to the upper Green River drainage. Burbot compete with native game species ...
  • Colorado Daily
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  • 12/6/2016 8:37:38 AM
  • Wyoming Game And Fish Try New Technology To Control Invasive Burbot
  • Credit WYOMING GAME AND FISH DEPARTMENT The Wyoming Game and Fish Department are using a new technology this year to track the movement of the non-native burbot fish in the Green River drainage. PIT tags, or passive integrated transponder, are inserted ...
  • Wyoming Public Media
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  • 12/1/2016 10:12:26 PM
  • UW Study Shows Economic Impacts of Hunting and Fishing in Fremont County
  • A University of Wyoming (UW) study for Fremont County on the economic impacts of hunting and fishing has revealed a trend politicians and stakeholders are starting to take notice of across the state. Hunters and anglers significantly contribute to the ...
  • kcwy13.com
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  • 12/1/2016 12:15:19 AM
  • Game and Fish license selling system unavailable due to system upgrades
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo. (RELEASE) - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department electronic licensing system will be unavailable beginning Dec. 6 at 4 a.m. through Dec. 7 for upgrades. Hunters who would like to purchase full or reduced price elk, deer, mountain lion or ...
  • KGWN
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  • 11/30/2016 9:52:09 PM
  • 270 brown trout stocked in Gillette Fishing Lake for anglers
  • It’s like Christmas at the Fishing Lake in Gillette. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s Story Fish Hatchery stocked 270 brown trout into the Fishing Lake at Dalbey Memorial Park the day before Thanksgiving. The brood stock brown trout are 5 years ...
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 11/29/2016 11:59:12 AM
  • Hatchery raises fish from eggs to reservoirs
  • The batch hatched at the Wyoming Game & Fish’s Dan Speas Fish Hatchery west of Casper last winter. The local hatchery raises about 2 million fish a year at the facility, Dan Speas Fish Hatchery superintendent Lars Alsager said. A large percentage is fall .
  • Casper Journal
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  • 11/29/2016 7:41:30 AM
  • Hunting and fishing expo may return to Casper
  • One of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s biggest outreach events may be coming back. The Wyoming Hunting and Fishing Heritage Expo — which used to attract thousands of students and families to the Casper Events Center to learn about hunting ...
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 11/27/2016 2:53:22 PM
  • Game and Fish to study two Wyoming moose populations
  • Moose populations across Wyoming are, for the most part, struggling. Herds near Jackson have been hit by drought and grizzly bears and wolves. Moose in southwest Wyoming are suffering from low pregnancy rates and poor adult survival. The leggy, big-bodied
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 11/25/2016 3:53:01 PM
  • Fishing regulations change first of year
  • Fisheries management coordinator Dave Zafft of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department provided the details. He said the daily limit for walleye in the Miracle Mile section of the North Platte River in the Casper region was increased from the statewide six ..
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 11/25/2016 1:58:29 PM
  • Fish for the Future - The Eggs
  • People in Wyoming and out-of-state love to fish our lakes and rivers. Monday we brought you part one of how Wyoming Game and Fish keep Wyoming a fishing mecca. News 13's Justin Roth shows us the next step in the process at Speas Fish Hatchery. In massive .
  • kcwy13.com
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  • 11/23/2016 1:57:52 AM
  • Fish Released Into Mavrakis Pond
  • Over 300 adult fish were released into Sheridan’s Sam Mavrakis Pond Tuesday morning by the Story Fish Hatchery and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. These Golden and Brook Trout have been used as brood stock, egg producers, for at least two years and .
  • Sheridan Media
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  • 11/22/2016 12:14:40 PM
  • Idaho Fish and Game Settiing Plan for Potential Threat of CWD
  • This is the third hunting area near Yellowstone National Park where the disease has been found. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department say this shows the importance of a management plan. There are no known cases of CWD in Idaho, but Idaho Fish and Game says
  • KPVI News 6
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  • 11/22/2016 8:54:14 AM
  • Night fishing is fun, but dangerous
  • Cooler weather is upon us and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department would like to remind anglers that this is a good time to start catching burbot at night. “A large portion of burbot are beginning to stage in Flaming Gorge Reservoir for a spawning ...
  • Green River Star
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  • 11/15/2016 11:57:19 PM
  • Leaky lake a popular fishing destination, when it has water
  • Sitting just a few miles west of Centennial and half a mile from Wyoming Highway 130 on Barber Lake Road, the low-elevation stop offers a picnic site adjacent to a lake stocked each year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, reported the Laramie Boomera
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 11/14/2016 7:55:07 PM
  • Despite river disaster, fishing options remain
  • The Shoshone, Bighorn, North Platte and Green Rivers are excellent fall through winter fisheries in Wyoming. There are a few things the angler needs to know when fishing during the fall and winter months. The first thing to watch is one’s shadow.
  • Cody Enterprise
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  • 11/14/2016 3:01:38 PM
  • Leaky lake a popular fishing destination -- when it has water
  • Sitting just a few miles west of Centennial and half a mile from Wyoming Highway 130 on Barber Lake Road, the low-elevation stop offers a picnic site adjacent to a lake stocked each year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. "It's a very, very popular .
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 11/12/2016 1:59:35 PM
  • Game and Fish to monitor large Casper deer herd
  • Deer numbers in the Bates Hole, Hat 6 herd south of Casper have long struggled along with other Wyoming herds, said Justin Binfet, wildlife coordinator for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Casper office. Reasons have varied from poor habitat to ...
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 11/11/2016 3:55:18 PM
  • Unseasonably warm weather is creating good Wyoming fishing
  • Trout are more active with cooler temperatures in southeast Wyoming. On the Laramie plains, Meeboer and Twin Buttes lakes and Lake Hattie Reservoir are all fishing well. Anglers are catching some particularly large trout out of Twin Buttes and Lake Hattie.
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 11/10/2016 6:55:26 PM
  • Leaky lake a popular fishing destination, when it has water
  • Sitting just a few miles west of Centennial and half a mile from Wyoming Highway 130 on Barber Lake Road, the low-elevation stop offers a picnic site adjacent to a lake stocked each year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, reported the Laramie ...
  • Bryan College Station Eagle Theeagle
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  • 11/10/2016 11:31:38 AM
  • Silt spill in Wyoming causes fish deaths
  • POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Several fish have been killed by a silt spill caused by dam repair in Wyoming. The Powell Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2eUzZP0) that Willwood Irrigation District has been releasing sediment into the Shoshone River since lowering the .
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 11/10/2016 5:40:52 AM
  • Silt spill in Wyoming causes fish deaths
  • POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Several fish have been killed by a silt spill caused by dam repair in Wyoming. Willwood Irrigation District has been releasing sediment into the Shoshone River since lowering the pool behind the dam last month. The Wyoming Game and ...
  • KGWN
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  • 11/10/2016 1:51:48 AM
  • Game and Fish Commission Meets in Sheridan
  • Wyoming's Game and Fish Commission are covering a range of topics from acquisition of property to bighorn sheep numbers, the Game and Fish budget and collaborative projects with Ducks Unlimited in a two-day meeting in Sheridan this week. The meeting ...
  • Sheridan Media
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  • 11/9/2016 5:37:53 PM
  • Leaky lake a popular fishing destination, when it has water
  • Sitting just a few miles west of Centennial and half a mile from Wyoming Highway 130 on Barber Lake Road, the low-elevation stop offers a picnic site adjacent to a lake stocked each year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, reported the Laramie ...
  • Star-Herald
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  • 11/9/2016 8:55:20 AM
  • Leaky lake a popular fishing destination, when it has water
  • Sitting just a few miles west of Centennial and half a mile from Wyoming Highway 130 on Barber Lake Road, the low-elevation stop offers a picnic site adjacent to a lake stocked each year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, reported the Laramie ...
  • m.washingtontimes.com
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  • 11/9/2016 8:05:13 AM
  • Leaky lake a popular fishing destination, when it has water
  • Sitting just a few miles west of Centennial and half a mile from Wyoming Highway 130 on Barber Lake Road, the low-elevation stop offers a picnic site adjacent to a lake stocked each year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, reported the Laramie ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 11/9/2016 7:43:45 AM
  • Silt spill in Wyoming causes fish deaths
  • POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Several fish have been killed by a silt spill caused by dam repair in Wyoming. The Powell Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2eUzZP0) that Willwood Irrigation District has been releasing sediment into the Shoshone River since lowering the .
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 11/9/2016 2:35:56 AM
  • Important Mule Deer Migration Corridor Acquired By Game And Fish
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission recently acquired a key area in the upper Green River Valley. It will remove a bottleneck that could have harmed mule deer migration. It was donated by the Conservation Fund who worked with others to purchase the proper
  • Wyoming Public Media
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  • 11/4/2016 10:15:50 PM
  • State parks accept bids for Boysen fishing guides
  • The Wyoming Division of State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails is accepting bids for up to three commercial fishing operations for Boysen State Park. Sealed bids will be opened at 1 p.m. on Nov. 15. The winning operations will provide professional ...
  • Daily Ranger
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  • 11/4/2016 12:11:33 AM
  • Report finds Game and Fish well run but in need of input
  • CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — An independent report has found that the Wyoming Game and Fish Department runs its programs efficiently, but needs to ask the public for more input. The Casper Star-Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2eTUR9c) that according to the study ...
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 11/1/2016 5:44:23 AM
  • Report finds Game and Fish well run but in need of input
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An independent report has found that the Wyoming Game and Fish Department runs its programs efficiently, but needs to ask the public for more input. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports (http://bit.ly/2eTUR9c ) that according to the ...
  • KSL
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  • 10/31/2016 7:14:27 PM
  • Report: Game and Fish managed well, but needs more public input
  • CASPER – Whether it’s raising fish and pheasants or feeding elk, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department runs its programs relatively efficiently, according to an independent report released recently. But, the report concluded, fish and wildlife officials ...
  • Wyoming Tribune-Eagle News
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  • 10/31/2016 5:59:53 AM
  • Game and Fish Needs to Hear From You
  • CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An independent report has found that the Wyoming Game and Fish Department runs its programs efficiently, but needs to ask the public for more input. According to the study by the Wildlife Management Institute, Game and Fish should ...
  • K2 Radio
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  • 10/31/2016 1:20:43 AM
  • Wyoming Game and Fish grapples with big question: What does the public want?
  • Whether it’s raising fish and pheasants or feeding elk, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department runs its programs relatively efficiently, according to an independent report released recently. But, the report concluded, fish and wildlife officials need to ...
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 10/29/2016 3:56:24 PM
  • Dularge Trout Slam
  • Earlier this week I fished with Merritt Benson and his friend from Wyoming. He drove 15 hours to come back down to the DU after having a great experience fishing with me last year! We got an early start from the Lakehouse in search of the yellow-mouths.
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 10/29/2016 11:53:01 AM
  • Sediment from dam repair kills fish in Shoshone River
  • "We knew there was going to be an increase in turbidity," said Jason Burckhardt, a fisheries biologist for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. "What's going on now is outside the realm of turbidity. This is slurry." Burckhardt said cutthroat, brown and .
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 10/26/2016 5:44:21 AM
  • Dam repair project causes Shoshone River fish die-off
  • Loads of sediment started flowing downstream of the dam, impacting the fish almost immediately. Jason Burckhardt with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department says cutthroat, brown and rainbow trout as well as whitefish and suckers have all been found washed .
  • KGWN
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  • 10/25/2016 5:16:54 AM
  • Rainy weather in California slows steelhead fishing
  • The fishing was slow prior to the rains. Hopefully, the news about a fresh run of steelhead would turn my party’s luck around before I had to give up the chase and head back to Wyoming for another year. More rains are forecast for this coming week as well.
  • Cody Enterprise
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  • 10/24/2016 2:22:07 PM
  • Dam repair project causes Shoshone River fish die-off
  • Loads of sediment started flowing downstream of the dam, impacting the fish almost immediately. Jason Burckhardt with the Wyoming Department of Fish and Game says cutthroat, brown and rainbow trout as well as whitefish and suckers have all been found ...
  • The Lebanon Daily Record
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  • 10/24/2016 11:16:00 AM
  • Wyoming's Mystery Lake to remain free of fish
  • JACKSON, Wyo. — Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials have abandoned plans to restock a small, naturally fishless lake in hopes of protecting amphibians. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports (http://bit.ly/2dnYUO0 ) that Mystery Lake was dosed with .
  • WRAL
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  • 10/20/2016 10:16:19 AM
  • Wyoming angler lands Mongolia's prized fish
  • Imagine being in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, and stepping into a very foreign country and yet a very familiar country. Imagine realizing a childhood dream and a dream of a lifetime. Those are some of the impressions my good friend Joey Puettman had when he ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 10/20/2016 8:57:34 AM
  • Wyoming's Mystery Lake to remain free of fish
  • JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials have abandoned plans to restock a small, naturally fishless lake in hopes of protecting amphibians. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports (http://bit.ly/2dnYUO0) that Mystery Lake was dosed ..
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 10/20/2016 5:44:18 AM
  • Wyoming's Mystery Lake to remain free of fish
  • JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials have abandoned plans to restock a small, naturally fishless lake in hopes of protecting amphibians. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports (http://bit.ly/2dnYUO0) that Mystery Lake was dosed ..
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 10/19/2016 8:11:38 PM
  • Wyoming's Mystery Lake to remain free of fish
  • JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials have abandoned plans to restock a small, naturally fishless lake in hopes of protecting amphibians. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports (http://bit.ly/2dnYUO0) that Mystery Lake was dosed ..
  • San Francisco Chronicle
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  • 10/19/2016 7:50:10 PM
  • Wyoming's Mystery Lake to remain free of fish
  • JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials have abandoned plans to restock a small, naturally fishless lake in hopes of protecting amphibians. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports (http://bit.ly/2dnYUO0 ) that Mystery Lake was dosed .
  • KSL
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  • 10/19/2016 7:21:32 PM
  • Wyoming's Mystery Lake to remain free of fish
  • JACKSON — Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials are abandoning plans to restock a small, naturally fishless lake in hopes of protecting amphibians. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reported that Mystery Lake was dosed with the fish poison rotenone this .
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 10/19/2016 1:09:18 PM
  • Fish and Game: There's Still Time to Enjoy Hunting Season
  • (Wyoming) - Wyoming Game and Fish is reminding you there is still time to take a hunting trip before the season ends. You can purchase a general deer or elk license at the Game and Fish Office. General Deer Licenses are $38 dollars. These allow the harvest
  • mybighornbasin.com
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  • 10/18/2016 3:33:39 PM
  • Fish and Game Investigate Poaching Cases
  • (Wyoming) - Wyoming Game and Fish is investigating two poaching cases that happened over the last week. The first case is a moose that was shot and left to rot near Louis Lake by Lander. Then a bull elk was shot and partially cleaned. The carcass was left
  • mybighornbasin.com
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  • 10/17/2016 6:48:07 PM
  • Game and Fish Lifts Fire Ban
  • The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has lifted a fire ban that was put into effect this summer on state lands in Sheridan, Johnson and Crook counties. Game and Fish officials said users of Game and Fish Commission-owned and administered lands in these ...
  • Sheridan Media
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  • 10/11/2016 3:20:29 PM

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