Colorado Department of Wildlife

The Colorado Department of Wildlife is the state agency responsible for wildlife conservation, wildlife protection, habitat management, information & education in Colorado.

The primary duties of the Colorado Department of Wildlife is:

  • To manage and protect wildlife in Colorado
  • To manage wildlife habitat
  • To educate the public on wildlife and safe hunting practices
  • Set hunting and fishing seasons and creel limits
  • Issuing hunting and fishing licenses
  • Set hunting & fishing regulations in Colorado
  • Conduct tests for wildlife disease
  • Animal Reintroduction


6060 Broadway, Denver, CO, 80216
(303) 297-1192