The Legislature is Coming to Fremont County

The Wyoming State Legislature is continuing their important interim committee meetings on wildlife, recreation, public lands, and energy topics throughout the state, with their first stop in Fremont County on Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 29–30. This is a great opportunity to directly engage with lawmakers as they develop draft legislation.

Over the course of two days in Lander, the Joint Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Affairs committee will cover the cover the following topics:

  • prohibiting the sale of GIS wildlife locational data for hunting
  • special antelope hunts (such as Lander’s One Shot and a similar woman’s hunt)
  • confidentiality of sensitive wildlife information and data
  • other wildlife topics
  • a report from the Bicycle and Pedestrian System Task Force
  • Wyoming State Parks
  • a report from the Governor’s Outdoor Recreation Task Force

​The hunting and wildlife topics are scheduled for Tuesday morning, and the others are scheduled for Wednesday morning.