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 - Fri Nov 30 13:50:00 MST 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 - Fri Nov 30 13:40:00 MST 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 - Thu Nov 29 09:43:00 MST 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 - Wed Nov 28 14:36:00 MST 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 - Tue Nov 27 14:26:00 MST 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 - Tue Nov 27 14:25:00 MST 2012)
Montana’s 2012 general big game hunting seasons ended as planned on Sunday, Nov. 25 and will not be extended, state wildlife officials confirmed today. (Headquarters - Headlines - Tue Nov 27 14:22:00 MST 2012)