TWRA Requesting Public Input For 2020-21 And 2021-22 Hunting Season Regulations

Friday, January 17, 2020

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is soliciting comments for its 2020-21 and 2021-22 hunting seasons’ regulations. The state’s hunting seasons are set every two years, except for waterfowl and other migratory birds which are set annually.

 

This is an opportunity for the public to provide ideas and share concerns about hunting regulations with TWRA staff. The comment period will be open through Tuesday, Feb.

18, 2020.

 

Public comments will be considered by TWRA staff and may be presented as proposals for regulation changes to the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission. Comments may be submitted by mail to: Hunting Season Comments, TWRA, Wildlife and Forestry Division, 5107 Edmondson Pike, Nashville, TN 37211 or emailed to TWRA.HuntingComments@tn.gov.  Please include “Hunting Season Comments” on the subject line of emailed submissions. 


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