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Mountain Lion Hunting To Close In Districts 280, 281, 284 and 293
Monday, December 30, 2002
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Thursday, January 30, 2003

The hunting of all mountain lions in western Montana hunting districts 280, 281, 284 and 293, which includes portions of Powell and Lewis and Clark counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 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 website 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.