Press Release

Public Meeting: Impacts and management of Henrys Creek Fire on Tex Creek WMA

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game will host a public meeting on Tuesday, September 27 to seek input from landowners, sportsmen and other interested public concerning plans for habitat restoration and management of wildlife populations of the Tex Creek Wildlife Management Area.

Since the Henry’s Creek Fire has been extinguished, Fish and Game staff has been on the ground evaluating the impacts of the fire.  At the meeting, an overview of the situation will be presented along with potential rehabilitation and management options for this fall and winter.

The meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. and will be held at Eastern Idaho Technical College building #6 (EITC), Room number 6163-6164, in Idaho Falls, ID. 

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If assistance is required to attend, contact Fish and Game’s Upper Snake Regional office at 525-7290, through the Idaho Relay Service at 1-800-377-3529 (TDD), or by emailing Curtis Hendricks at

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Matt Proett, Idaho Fish and Game

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