game warden

noun

: a person who makes sure that hunting and fishing laws are obeyed

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Officers with the Dickson Police Department, as well as the game warden from the Oklahoma Wildlife Department, arrived to find the monkey still on the porch, the police department said in a news release. Emily Mae Czachor, CBS News, 15 Mar. 2023 It was found after a game warden was investigating possible hunting without landowner’s permission on an adjacent property in rural Caldwell County, Game Wardens spokesperson Jen Shugert said. Phil Helsel, NBC News, 7 Mar. 2023 State statutes authorize any peace officer or game warden to destroy any dog found running at large and actively tracking, pursuing, harassing, attacking, or killing any big game animal. Travis Hall, Field & Stream, 6 Mar. 2023

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“Game warden.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/game%20warden. Accessed 1 Apr. 2023.

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