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Frequently Asked Questions
 
                                

     -Who Do I Contact To Report Damage As A Result of Predation?

      - Contact your County Predator Board and local Wyoming Game and Fish office.




-What Animals are Statutorily Classified as a Predator in Wyoming?

-As per Wyoming state statute 11-6-302-ix a predator is a "Coyote, jackrabbit, porcupine, raccoon, red fox, skunk or stray cat; and Until the date gray wolves are removed from the list of experimental nonessential population, endangered species or threatened species in Wyoming as provided by W.S. 23-1-108, "predatory animal" includes wolves."




-What Is The Status of Wolves In My Area of Wyoming?

- The Gray wolf has been placed back on the endangered species list and has federal protection in all of Wyoming. 




-Where In The State Of Wyoming Can I Hunt Coyotes?

-Hunting is allowed on all federal, state, and private lands; however, specific regulations and restrictions may change from year to year so be sure to consult current hunting regulations.




 -What Licenses Do I Need To Hunt Predators In Wyoming?

-Under Wyoming law, these animals may be taken year round and no license is required. However hunters must still abide by other laws pertaining to the taking of wildlife, i.e. prohibition of shooting from roads, fulfilling hunter safety requirements, hunting using artificial light etc.




 - How Do I Become A Licensed Predator Contractor?

- For all aerial hunting both the pilot and gunner must fill out and have approved an application form as well as a plane registration form. All other forms of predator management are considered hunting and require no other license outside of Wyoming Game and Fish requirements.

                    





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