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September 23, 2014

Public Hearing on Aerial Hunting, October 21

A public hearing on a proposed regulation controlling the use of unmanned aerial vehicles or drones for hunting will be held by the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Board on Tuesday, October 21 in Montpelier.

The proposed regulation would make it unlawful for any person to take or attempt to take wild animals while flying in an aircraft or by use of an unmanned aerial vehicle or drone.

The hearing will be held at 6:30 p.m. in the Pavilion Auditorium at 109 State Street in Montpelier.

The full text of the proposed regulation can be viewed on the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department website ( under Law Enforcement Rules and Proposed Rules.

Media Contact: Catherine Gjessing, 802-595-3331

Source: Department of Fish and Wildlife
Last Updated at: September 23, 2014 14:51:27