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By Mark Davis
Powell Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange 

Game and Fish Commission decides against grizzly hunting season


May 2, 2019

POWELL — The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission has decided not to try superseding the Endangered Species Act and federal regulations and enact a hunting season on grizzly bears. But commissioners’ frustration is at a boiling point. 

Last week, the commission considered a recent bill by the Wyoming Legislature that, at least in theory, gave the panel the authority to pass a hunting season despite a September ruling that reinstated federal protections for the Yellowstone area’s grizzly bears. 

In response to the legislation, three questions were posed at the Game and Fish Commission’...

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