Fish And Game Commission Hosting Virtual Meeting To Discuss Waterfowl, Coot, Moorhen Hunting Regs

Common moorhen feeding young at Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area. CDFW photo by Dave Feliz.

The following is courtesy of the California Fish And Game Commission:


Dear members of the public:

The Fish and Game Commission, with help from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (Department), is preparing an environmental document regarding waterfowl, coot, and moorhen hunting.

The Department is seeking public comment and identification of issues for preparation of the Draft Environmental Impact Report regarding changes in hunting regulations for the 2023-24 season. Members of the public can provide comments by attending the virtual meeting at the following day and time:

Virtual Meeting

  • Wednesday, December 21, 2022
  • 3:00 – 4:15 p.m.
  • To attend the virtual meeting, please contact Melanie Weaver at for participation information.
  • In lieu of attending the virtual meeting, interested parties can submit written comments either by e-mail to Melanie Weaver at or by regular mail sent to her attention at: Department of Fish and Wildlife, Attention: Melanie Weaver – Wildlife Branch, PO Box 944209, Sacramento, CA 94299-2090


California Fish and Game Commission Staff