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MEDIA ADVISORY: 2016 Big Game Hunting Stories

MEDIA ADVISORY: 2016 Big Game Hunting Stories
Help prepare hunters in your area with these helpful articles from Colorado Parks and Wildlife.
Joe Lewandowski
MEDIA ADVISORY: 2016 Big Game Hunting Stories Posted

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is again providing its annual story package for the 2016 Big Game Hunting season. All media outlets are invited to use these for specials sections, on Web sites or in regular newscasts, web posts or publications. Organizations and individuals are also invited to share these with friends, family and others who might benefit.

This year there are 27 articles. These are general stories that provide basic information and tips to big game hunters. Topics include: care of big game meat; what hunters should do if they make a mistake in the field; proper use of off-road vehicles; common violations; learning how to shoot straight, and much more.

Photos from the agency's image database are also available at this link: The database is searchable. To download photos, simply copy and paste. If photos are used, please credit: Colorado Parks and Wildlife.

Following is the list of the stories available this year. Download the stories by clicking on the links.
If you have questions about these stories or for hunting in general in Colorado, you can contact one of the agency's public information officers:

Northeast region: Jennifer Churchill - 303-291-7234,
Southwest region: Joe Lewandowski - 970-375-6708,
Northwest region: Mike Porras - 970-255-6162,
Southeast Region: Kyle Davidson – 719-227-5211,


CPW is an enterprise agency, relying primarily on license sales, state parks fees and registration fees to support its operations, including: 42 state parks and more than 350 wildlife areas covering approximately 900,000 acres, management of fishing and hunting, wildlife watching, camping, motorized and non-motorized trails, boating and outdoor education. CPW's work contributes approximately $6 billion in total economic impact annually throughout Colorado.

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