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TWRA seeking comments on hunting regulations

Published On: May 06 2013 03:11:24 AM CDT
Updated On: May 06 2013 02:41:31 PM CDT

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is warning hunters and hikers about wearing safety colors after a 15-year old Kentucky boy was shot and killed on Saturday in Claiborne County, Tennessee while deer hunting with his grandfather.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency wants to hear from people with concerns about the state's hunting regulations.

The TWRA is asking the public for comments on proposed regulations for the 2013-2014 hunting seasons. Officials say it's an opportunity for citizens to share their concerns with the agency.   

Proposed regulations can be found on the TWRA website at tnwildlife.org. Members of the public can also send comments by mail to: 2013-2014 Hunting Season Comments, TWRA, Wildlife Management Division, P.O. Box 40747, Nashville, TN, 37204.       

The TWRA will be taking comments on the proposed regulations until May 27.