DEM to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed 2023-24 and 2024-25 Hunting, Trapping, and Freshwater Fishing Regulations

Published on Thursday, May 11, 2023

PROVIDENCE, RI – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is announcing that its Division of Fish and Wildlife will hold a public hearing on proposed regulations relating to the 2023-24 and 2024-25 hunting and trapping seasons and bag limits and 2024-25 freshwater fishing and nuisance wildlife control.

The hearing will be held Wednesday, May 17, at 6 PM at the Cranston Central Library, James Giles Community Room, 140 Sockanosset Cross Rd. in Cranston.

For copies of the draft regulations, please email Ashley Schipritt at For those interested in presenting written comments concerning the draft regulations but who are unable to attend the hearing, please email by close of business (4 PM) on Wednesday, May 24.

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