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March 30, 2010

VPT’s 'Outdoor Journal’ Call-In on Game Wardens April 8

Vermont Public Television’s “Outdoor Journal” will present a live call-in show Thursday, April 8, at 8 p.m. Outdoorsman, writer and “Outdoor Journal” host Lawrence Pyne will lead a discussion of the role of today's game wardens and the challenges they face relating to game management, and fish and wildlife law enforcement. Pyne’s guests will include Vermont's Chief Game Warden, Col. David LeCours, and Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Wayne Laroche.

The program will be broadcast on VPT and webcast at

During the program, viewers will be invited to call in with questions and comments. VPT will also take questions for the guests in advance starting April 6 and during the show via Twitter, Facebook and email, all of which can be accessed at VPT plans to hold a web chat during the program, where viewers can participate. All questions and comments, whether or not they are used during the program, are passed on to the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department.

“Outdoor Journal” is intended to foster appreciation and respect for the environment and working landscape, and the call-ins offer viewers a chance to be involved in community affairs.

Producer of the program is Neil Hilt. Production funding is provided by the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department.

Source: Department of Fish and Wildlife
Last Updated at: March 30, 2010 11:28:47