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Mountain Lion Hunting Closed in Districts 320 and 333
Thursday, December 26, 2002
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Sunday, January 26, 2003

The hunting of all mountain lions in southwestern Montana hunting districts 320 and 333, which include portions of Madison, Silver Bow, Gallatin and Jefferson counties, closed at one-half hour after sunset on Monday, Dec. 23, 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 "Hot Topics" then click on "Mountain Lion Hunting Season Status," or call the toll free number at 1-800-385-7826.