Fall isn't just about hunting. The Wyoming Game and Fish want you to know that fall offers great opportunities for fishing in the fall season throughout the Cowboy state.
Walleye fishing at Alcova, Glendo and Pathfinder reservoirs in the Casper Region are expected to be good, especially for bigger fish.
According to the Wyoming Game and Fish, the Commission once again invested in wildlife crossings to help prevent vehicle collisions with big game, voting to put $500,000 toward the Kemmerer wildlife crossing project on U.S. Highway 189.
The Wyoming Game and Fish released a report detailing key statistics, operations and accomplishments of game wardens, wildlife investigators and other employees.
Wyoming game wardens patrolled over half a million miles – 574,171 to be exact – in 2021, according to the annual Wyoming Game and Fish Department Law Enforcement Report.
A recent press release from the Wyoming Game and Fish asks everyone, especially landowners, to report dead sage grouse so the birds can be tested for West Nile virus. There are no signs of an outbreak, but Game and Fish asks people to report annually to aid in the management of Wyoming sage grouse.
The Wyoming Game and Fish asks anglers to adjust fishing practices during the hottest stretch of summer. High temperatures and drought conditions across the state have led to rivers and streams flowing with less water at a warmer temperature, which negatively impacts fish survival–especially Wyoming’s trout.