Stocked Trout Management Plan: Public Input Wanted

VDGIF and Virginia Tech's Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation have initiated a process to develop a statewide Stocked Trout Management Plan. This plan incorporates all stocked trout stakeholders' values, is similar in scope and purpose to the Virginia Black Bear and White-tailed Deer Management Plans. The Virginia Stocked Trout Management Plan is designed to provide broad guidance on policies for addressing the complex management challenges and issues related to producing desirable fishing experiences for stocked trout. Learn more »

Proposed Regulation Amendment to Establish a Bear Hound Training Season in Charlotte County

On July 9, 2015 the Virginia Board of Game and Inland Fisheries proposed an amendment to the Commonwealth's regulations. A public comment period on the proposal opened July 16, 2015 and closes at 5:00 PM on August 5, 2015. Read the proposal and comment »

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Nuisance & Problem Wildlife

As human populations continue to rise and move into traditional wildlife habitat, human/wildlife contact is becoming more prevalent. Here is some general information and techniques for Virginia property owners when wildlife becomes a problem. Read more »

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