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Bringing hunters and anglers together and building an effective and informed advocacy voice is the mission for the Camo at the Capitol program. The program includes advocacy training and legislative action days at the Wyoming State Capitol, all aimed at cultivating a strong conservation voice for sportsmen and women, culminating in lasting policy changes that benefit wildlife and our sporting heritage.

 

2022 Camo at the Capitol Event

Part I. Advocacy Training

Laramie Co. Library, 2200 Pioneer Ave., Cheyenne, WY.  82001

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Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Details: Do you know how legislature works? Want to learn what issues are impacting Wyoming’s sporting community at the Capitol RIGHT NOW? This is where the WWF team can help you understand how to lobby and catch you up to speed so you can be an effective voice for hunting and angling.

Part II. Tour of the Capitol

Wyoming State Capitol Building, 200 W 24th St, Cheyenne, WY.    82001

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Time: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Details: Don your camo and blazers with members of the sporting community to meet legislators face to face and advocate for the wildlife and wild places we all care so much about. The WWF team will have details about current important bills to help you have a great conversation with your elected officials.

Part III. Sportsmen’s Legislative Reception

Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, 710 S Lions Park Dr, Cheyenne, WY.  82001

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Time: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Details: The Camo at the Capitol Sportsmen’s Reception is a great opportunity to discuss important conservation and hunting issues with decision-makers, agency officials, representatives, and senators. In the past, the Governor has also spoken during the reception, addressing hunter and angler needs, as well as the importance of wildlife in this great state.

The Issues Addressed

Each Program that Wyoming Wildlife Federation runs affects a variety of different conservation Issues. Click on an Issue to find out more about it.

IssuesSustainable Wildlife Management
May 4, 2018

Sustainable Wildlife Management

Through our work in policy, advocacy, and public initiatives, we strive for management protocols that are sustainable for the wildlife, ecosystems, and the human economies that they effect.
IssuesWildlife and Roadways
May 4, 2018

Wildlife & Roadways

Wyoming’s roadways see some of the highest rates of vehicle/ wildlife collisions anywhere in the United States. Working to reduce the hazard not only benefits wildlife but, also greatly helps reduce the number of human fatalities and injuries.
IssuesScience Based Management
May 3, 2018

Science Based Management Policies

The Wyoming Wildlife Federation makes decisions, creates campaigns, and forms initiatives based on the best available wildlife and habitat science.

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