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Mountain Lion Hunting To Close in Districts 300, 302, 328 And 329
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 southwestern Montana hunting districts 300, 302, 328 and 329, in portions of Beaverhead County, 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 lions in 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.