Public comments welcomed on proposed changes governing fishing tournaments, trapping animals

INDIANA – The Natural Resources Commission (NRC) has given preliminary adoption to the following rule changes governing fishing tournament licenses/permits, trapping wild animals, and registering to be an organ donor through the DNR’s license system.

The deadline for submitting comments is Friday, Jan. 7. 

For more information about the proposed changes, visit the DNR website. Public comments can be submitted online to the NRC. Click on “Comment on this Rule” next to the Property Rule Amendments.

Comments on the proposed changes can also be mailed to:

Natural Resources Commission
Indiana Government Center North
100 North Senate Avenue, Room N103
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2200

The virtual public hearing has been scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 6, at 5 p.m. ET

.Individuals may join the public hearing in two ways:

To join by phone using only audio, please dial 1-415-655-0001. When prompted, enter access code 23144512102##.

To join using video, go to this website address, enter the meeting number (2314 451 2102) and password (WriZ4ddmM82). 

If you have never used WebEx, officials suggest that you begin the process at least 10 minutes early because you will be prompted to download WebEx before joining the meeting.