The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will hold its annual public outreach meeting on Bay Delta Region Type A, B and C Wildlife Areas on Tuesday, Sept. 22 in Davis. The meeting will be held from 1-3 p.m. in the conference room of the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area in Davis.
CDFW will take comments and recommendations and provide updates on habitat conditions, availability of water for wetlands and possible impacts to hunter access on public lands.
State wildlife areas to be discussed are the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area, the Grizzly Island Wildlife Area Complex and the Napa-Sonoma Marshes Wildlife Area.
According to state law (Fish and Game Code, section 1758), CDFW shall annually provide an opportunity for licensed hunters to comment and make recommendations on public hunting programs, including anticipated habitat conditions in the hunting areas on Type A, B and C wildlife areas, as defined under the commission’s regulations, through public meetings or other outreach. In complying with this section, CDFW may hold regional meetings on its hunting programs for several different wildlife areas.
Patrick Graham, Grizzly Island Wildlife Area, (707) 425-3828
Jeff Stoddard, Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area, (530) 757-2431
Andrew Hughan, CDFW Communications, (916) 322-8944