The state assents to the provisions of the act of congress entitled “An act to provide that the United States shall aid the states in fish restoration and management projects, and for other purposes,” 16 U.S.C. §§ 777 through 777m. The commission is authorized to perform such lawful acts as may be necessary in its opinion to the conduct and establishment of cooperative fish restoration projects as defined in and in compliance with the preceding act of congress. Fishermen license fees may only be used for the administration of the department and commission, and for the protection, propagation, preservation, and investigation of fish and game.
Citation: Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 23-1-602 (West)