Wolf Management Unit 130 in northwest Montana is being reopened to public hunting for the opportunity to take one wolf. It was found that the last wolf taken in the area was an illegal harvest. (Region 1 - Hunting - 12/28/2011)
A Roosevelt County man has entered into a deferred prosecution agreement and agreed to pay a $500 state fee over the illegal killing of four moose on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in 2008.
(Region 6 - Enforcement - 12/28/2011)
Montanans will have a number of opportunities to review and comment on 2012-2013 hunting regulations proposals by going on online now or by attending one of 40 upcoming public meetings, including four in Region 6.
(Region 6 - Hunting - 12/28/2011)
The hunting of all wolves in Montana Wolf Management Unit 101, which includes portions of Lincoln and Flathead Counties, in northwestern Montana, will close, Thursday, December 29, at one half-hour after sunset. (Headquarters - Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings - 12/27/2011)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on fishing contest proposed for the open water season of 2012. Participants in these contests must comply with state fishing regulations, including daily and possession limits. Most contests require catch-and-release fishing and participants in these contests may not keep any fish.
(Region 7 - Fishing - 12/27/2011)
By order of the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission, the season for taking bobcats in Trapping District 3 in southwestern Montana will close at midnight on the evening of Wednesday, December 28, 2011. (Headquarters - Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings - 12/27/2011)