- General fund appropriations from the Wyoming
- An annual $100,000.00 request to the Wyoming Game &
- A voluntary
Wildlife Damage Management Stamp
available from all license selling agents
A voluntary transfer of
Brand Inspection Fee of ten-cents per
head of livestock. This is in addition to the current fee (set annually
by local predator management district board) statutorily assessed and
paid by the livestock producer.
Stamp price is $10.00 each for Calendar Year
person may purchase a stamp to
support for the ADMB. The ADMB
generously expresses a thank you to all
individuals who purchase one.
Effective January 1, 2000, a "Wildlife Damage Management" stamp will be
available for sale. This stamp, issued at licensed selling agents as
designated by the
Wyoming game & fish commission may be
the sale of the stamp [excluding fifty cents ($.50) which the agent
retains for each stamp sold] goes to help fund the activities of the
Animal Damage Management Board. The Wyoming game & fish commission is
authorized to retain such fees as related to those administrative costs
which are required to design and print stamps, and collect, account for
and disburse these funds to the ADMB.
Purchase price of the
stamp is determined annually by the ADMB in whole dollar increments and
established at such a level to meet their financial obligations.
Proceeds are NOT used for compensation to individuals who experience
damage caused by wildlife to private property.
Any person paying the
predator fee may pay an additional ten cents ($.10) per head [on
livestock] to fund the predator management activities of the Wyoming
Animal Damage Management Board created by Wyoming Statute 11-6-303.
Any fees collected pursuant to this subsection shall be deposited in the
animal damage management account created by Wyoming Statute 11-6-306.
Livestock producers have the option to voluntarily contribute to the
ADMB at the time of brand inspection. This ten cents ($.10) per
head is in addition to the other predator fees imposed.
January 1, 2000 a check-off section on the standard "A" form used by the
Wyoming Livestock Board's brand inspectors will be used to denote
contribution to the ADMB of the voluntary assessment. If a producer
chooses to contribute the ten cents ($.10) per head, statutory language
requires two separate check to be written: one for the required brand
inspection fees; and the second check for the voluntary contribution to