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Public Can Comment on Moose, Bighorn Sheep and Mountain Goat Season Proposals Beginning December 13

Idaho Fish and Game will be setting new seasons for upcoming moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat hunts in early 2023 and gathering public input on proposals starting on Dec. 13.


Hunters can easily review the proposals at the moose, sheep, goat proposals webpage once they’re posted. Proposals are expected to be posted on Dec. 13 or shortly thereafter, and the comment period will run through Dec. 29 at 8 a.m. at

Moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat seasons will be finalized by the Fish and Game Commission during its Jan. 26 meeting in Boise. The application period for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat controlled hunts runs April 1-30.

The public comment process will also include meetings and open houses hosted at Fish and Game’s regional offices at the time and dates listed below. Staff at some regions will host a meeting and provide an overview of their proposals, while others will hold office hours where people can stop in and talk to a biologist during that time. 

Panhandle Regional Office

2885 W. Kathleen Avenue, Coeur d’Alene

Open House: Coeur D’Alene Regional Office

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Public meeting: Ponderay Event Center

401 Bonner Mall Way, Ponderay

Wednesday, Dec. 21, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Clearwater Regional Office

3316 16th Street, Lewiston

Open House: Tuesday, Dec. 20, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Southwest Regional Office – Nampa

15950 N. Gate Blvd., Nampa

Public Meeting: Wednesday, Dec. 14, 6-8 p.m.

Southwest Regional Office – McCall

555 Deinhard Lane, McCall

Open house: on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 3-5 p.m.

Magic Valley Regional Office

324 South 417 E. Suite 1, Jerome

Open House: Thursday, Dec. 15, 3-7 p.m.

Southeast Regional Office

1345 Barton Road, Pocatello

Open House: Tuesday, Dec. 27, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Upper Snake Regional Office

4279 Commerce Circle, Idaho Falls

Open House: Thursday, Dec. 15, 3-7 p.m.

Salmon Regional Office

99 Highway 93 North. Salmon

Open House: Tuesday, Dec. 20, 4-6 p.m.


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