Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission to meet July 21 - 22
Credit: Colorado Parks and Wildlife
At a hybrid in-person/virtual meeting in Edwards, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission will discuss closing the 2022 hunting season for greater sage-grouse in GMU 2, updating the disease testing requirements for cervids in commercial parks, 2023 Snowmobile Program Grant Funding recommendations, implementing the Keep Colorado Wild annual pass, and implementing a refund program for instances where customers' Keep Colorado Wild passes overlap with annual passes.
The meeting is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thu., July 21 and adjourn at 3 p.m. for a Commission tour of Sweetwater Lake. The commission will reconvene at 8:30 a.m. on Fri., July 22 and adjourn at noon. The meeting will be streamed live on CPW's YouTube page.
Additional agenda items include: • Department of Natural Resources update • Department of Agriculture update • Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) update • Financial update • License distribution update • Keystone Policy Center and CPW updates on wolf planning • Planning and implementation for Colorado's species of concern
A complete agenda along with all materials for public review for this meeting can be found at cpw.state.co.us. The public is encouraged to email written comments to the commission at firstname.lastname@example.org. Details on providing public comments for virtual meetings are available on the CPW website.
The commission meets regularly and travels to communities around the state to facilitate public participation. Anyone can listen to commission meetings through the CPW website. This opportunity keeps constituents informed about the development of regulations and how the commission works with Colorado Parks and Wildlife staff to manage the parks, wildlife and outdoor recreation programs administered by the agency. Find out more about the commission on the CPW website.
The next commission meeting is scheduled to take place on September 8 and 9.
Operation Game Thief Call to report illegal fishing/hunting: