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Department of Wildlife Conservation


State of Oklahoma

Mary Fallin – Governor

Wildlife Conservation Commission

John P. Zelbst, Meers – Chairman

John D. Groendyke, Enid – Vice Chairman

Dan Robbins, Altus – Secretary

Ed Abel, Oklahoma City

Mike Bloodworth, Hugo

Bruce Mabrey, Okmulgee

Harland Stonecipher, Centrahoma

Robert S. Hughes II, Bartlesville

Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation

Richard Hatcher – Director

Melinda Sturgess-Streich – Assistant Director of Administration & Finance

Wade Free – Assistant Director of Operations

Alan Peoples – Chief, Wildlife Division

Barry Bolton – Chief, Fisheries Division

Nels Rodefeld – Chief, Information & Education Division

Robert Fleenor – Chief, Law Enforcement Division

Don P. Brown – Editor

J. D. Ridge – Senior Biologist & Co-Editor

Contributing Staff

Micah Holmes, Craig Endicott, Andrea Crews, Wade Farrar, Michael Chrisman, Colin Berg and Ron Smith


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