Wenas area shooters might want to make plans to attend a public listening session hosted by state officials.

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced it has scheduled two meetings in early October to enable the public to provide input on target shooting options at the Wenas Wildlife Area.

Public comments will help the Wenas Wildlife Area Target Shooting Advisory Committee develop recommendations on how WDFW can ensure that recreational target shooting opportunities respond to public needs and interests, protect public safety, preserve wildlife habitat, and reduce fire risk.

The meetings, which will run from 6 to 8:30 p.m., are scheduled for:

  • Monday, Oct. 2, at the Selah Civic Center, 216 S 1st St., Selah
  • Wednesday, Oct. 4, in the Manastash Room at the Kittitas Valley Event Center, 901 E. 7th Ave., Ellensburg.

More information about the Wenas Wildlife Area is available on the WDFW website at http://wdfw.wa.gov/lands/wildlife_areas/wenas/

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