Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting
Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission to meet November 16 and 17 in Yuma
DENVER, Colo. – The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission will discuss financial sustainability, National Parks Service Ungulate Management Plan for Sand Dunes National Park, the new CPW fishing app, and CPW’s new purchasing system at its November meeting. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. on November 16 and adjourn at 12:30 p.m. on November 17 at the Yuma Community Center (421 E. 2nd Ave., Yuma, CO 80759).
Additional items include:
- A citizen petition requesting adding the Porta-Bote boat to the list of examined vessels that can be hand-launched without a boat inspection
- Final annual review of regulations concerning fishing, turkey hunting, and adjustments to nonresident big game license prices with the Consumer Price Index
- Annual review of big game regulations
- Final review of regulations concerning field trials and training of hunting dogs
- Final review of regulations pertaining to exemption trapping of nuisance furbearers and small game wildlife while incorporating new industry best management practices to increase animal welfare
- Open for consideration of regulations pertaining to antler and horn collection..
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 Parks and Wildlife staff to manage the parks, wildlife and outdoor recreation programs administered by the agency. Find out more about the commission at the CPW website.
The next commission meeting will take place January 10 and 11 in Denver.