The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold a public meeting in Laramie to discuss management of the Sheep Mountain Mule Deer Herd. This herd includes hunt areas; 61,74,75,76 and 77.

The meeting is designed to work collaboratively with interested parties and gather public input that will be used to develop management recommendations for the Sheep Mountain/Laramie mule deer herd.

The meeting will focus on mule deer nutrition and habitat improvement, and will address issues within the herd that were raised at the August meeting. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16, at the University of Wyoming Berry Center 231, located at 1000 E. University Ave.

A short online survey is also available online for those interested. Click here to take the survey.  The survey can also be found at: wgfd.wyo.gov by clicking on Wildlife and Habitat, then Mule Deer Initiative, and lastly Mule Deer Public Working Groups.

The Wyoming Game and Fish says that observations and opinions are important and valuable to the Department and Laramie area deer managers.

Click here to view future meeting schedules, agendas and minutes.

For more information call the Laramie Regional Office at (307) 745-4046.