A district court judge in Helena today granted a temporary restraining order against the state's wildlife agency that blocks the opening of Montana's wolverine trapping season until at least early next year. The season was set to open Saturday. (Headquarters - Headlines - 11/30/2012)
Montana’s Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission will meet via conference call Dec. 10 to take final action on three land matters and to hear an update on the Montana wolf hunting season. (Headquarters - Commission - 11/30/2012)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ Region 3 Citizens’ Advisory Committee (CAC) will meet Wednesday, December 5, at the Best Western Gran Tree Inn in Bozeman (1325 North 7th Avenue) from 12:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend. (Region 3 - Councils & Committees - 11/29/2012)
Final figures compiled from the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 6 hunter game check station outside Havre show a higher number of white-tailed deer and mule deer were checked in compared to last year.
(Region 6 - Hunting - 11/28/2012)
With standard furbearer seasons set to begin in Montana on Saturday, and wolf trapping set to begin on Dec. 15, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks reminds pet owners to be mindful that there could be trapping activity in the woods. (Headquarters - Hunting - 11/27/2012)
Hunters looking back on a successful 2012 big game hunting season need to know they are also responsible for ensuring that the wild game they harvested is properly cared for and processe (Headquarters - Enforcement - 11/27/2012)