By order of the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission the season for trapping of all bobcats in Trapping District 1 in northwestern Montana will close at midnight on Sunday, December 27, 2009. (Headquarters - Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings - 12/28/2009)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on a proposed change to the state’s classification of exotic wildlife that would allow three exotic wildlife species to be possessed and sold as pets in Montana. A public hearing is set for January 14, 2010 at 6 p.m. at the Helena FWP headquarters building, 1420 East 6th Ave.
(Headquarters - Headlines - 12/24/2009)
A fur handling workshop is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010 in Deer Lodge. The all-day workshop, sponsored by the Montana Trappers Association, will offer information and demonstrations on fur handling safety, ethics and techniques. (Region 2 - Headlines - 12/21/2009)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on an environmental assessment for a proposal to renew a livestock grazing lease for three years on the Fleecer Wildlife Management Area south of Butte. (Region 3 - Headlines - 12/21/2009)