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Mountain Lion Hunting to Close District 520
Tuesday, February 24, 2004
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Wednesday, March 24, 2004

The hunting of all mountain lions in southcentral Montana hunting district 520, which includes portions of Carbon, Stillwater and Sweet Grass counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Wednesday, February 25, 2004.

The order halting the hunt came shortly after Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest quota for the district 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 District Closures," or call the toll free number at 1-800-385-7826.