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Mountain Lion Hunting To Close In Districts 290, 291 And 292
Tuesday, February 26, 2002
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Monday, July 1, 2002

The hunting of all mountain lions in western Montana hunting districts 290, 291 and 292, in portions of Powell, Granite and Missoula counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Wednesday, February 27, 2002.

The order halting the hunt came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest quota for the districts combined had been met.

For more information, visit FWP's web site at fwp.state.mt.us at "Trapping and Hunting Status and Closures," or call the toll free number at 1-800-385-7826.