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Black Bear Season To Close In Bear Management Unit 510
Monday, October 15, 2012
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Wednesday, November 14, 2012

The hunting of all black bears in Bear Management Unit 510, in portions of Bighorn, Carbon and Yellowstone Counties, will close one-half hour after sunset on Wednesday, October 17, 2012.

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.

To check Montana's black bear harvest go to the 2012 Black Bear Hunting Status Report by Bear Management Unit link.