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Mountain Lion Hunting To Close In District 540
Thursday, January 31, 2008
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Friday, February 29, 2008

The hunting of mountain lions in central Montana hunting district 540, which includes portions of Meagher and Wheatland counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Friday, February 1, 2008.

The order halting the hunt came shortly after Montana 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 under "For Hunters" click on "Mountain Lion Hunting Guide," or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.