The proposed 10-year elk management plan is open for a 30-day public review and comment. It’s a available HERE. The public comment period ends September 22.
Hard copies of the plan also may be obtained at regional Fish and Game offices.
The plan does not set specific seasons or regulations, which is done by the commission annually, but it steers the management directions such hunting opportunity, trophy hunting, and other decisions.
Comments may be submitted on the website or mailed to Elk Plan Comments, c/o Idaho Fish and Game, P.O. Box 25, Boise, ID 83707.
Fish and Game also will host a live, online chat from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday August 29, to discuss and answer questions about the plan.