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CDFW to Host Public Awareness Meeting on Grizzly Island and Yolo Bypass Wildlife Areas

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will host an online outreach meeting for licensed hunters to gather feedback and recommendations regarding hunting programs in Type A Wildlife Areas in the Bay Delta region. The online meeting will take place on Wednesday, August 31 from 5-7 p.m. using Microsoft Teams.

The state wildlife areas to be discussed are the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area and the Grizzly Island Wildlife Area Complex. CDFW will provide updates on habitat conditions, water availability for wetlands during the drought, and possible impacts of the ongoing global pandemic. Please email Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area Manager Joe Hobbs ([email protected]) for a link to the meeting and instructions for submitting comments and questions.

Each year, the CDFW provides licensed hunters with the opportunity to comment and make recommendations on public hunting programs, including expected habitat conditions in Type A Wildlife Area hunting areas, through through public meetings and sensitization.

Media Contact:
Ken Paglia, CDFW Communications, (916) 825-7120
Joe Hobbs, Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area, (530) 757-2431
Shawn Overton, Grizzly Island Wildlife Preserve, (707) 425-3828

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