The hunting of mountain lions will close several Montana hunting districts in Region's 2 & 3 at one-half hour after sunset on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013:
Close to hunting of female mountain lions:
• HD 339, 343, & 388 – which includes portions of Lewis & Clark, and Jefferson counties
Close to hunting of male mountain lions:
• HD 213 & 214 – which includes portions of Granite, Powell, and Deer Lodge counties
The closure notice for the hunt came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest quota or sub-quota for the districts had been met.
For more information, visit FWP's website at fwp.mt.gov, click on “Hunting," then under Hunting Guides click on “Mountain Lion,” or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.