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Hunter, Bowhunter Education classes updated

Tue Mar 14 16:42:00 MDT 2017

There are several Hunter Education and Bowhunter Education courses scheduled in communities located in Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 7 in coming weeks.

(Region 7 - Hunting )

Region 7 FWP enrolling landowners for Block Management

Tue Mar 14 15:48:00 MDT 2017

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) is enrolling new landowners in Region 7 who are interested in participating in the Block Management Program. Block Management is a cooperative effort between landowners and FWP to help manage public hunting activities and provide equitable public hunting opportunities.

(Region 7 - Hunting )

Meeting Set for Mar. 22 to Discuss 2017 Mountain Lion Season

Wed Mar 08 13:57:22 MST 2017

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will host a public meeting on Wednesday, Mar. 22 to discuss mountain lion management and tentative quotas for the 2017 mountain lion hunting season in Region 3. The meeting will get underway at 7 p.m. at the Headwaters Community Center (223 N. Main St.) in Three Forks.

(Region 3 - Hunting )

Online hunter and bowhunter education available to adults

Wed Feb 22 08:18:44 MST 2017

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks offers hunter and bowhunter education on the Internet to anyone 18 years and older. Following the online coursework, students must sign up for a scheduled field day. There are field days available throughout Montana every spring and into the fall for Hunter Education and winter through summer for Bowhunter Education.

(Headquarters - Hunting )

Hunters' bear ID training required

Wed Feb 22 08:17:56 MST 2017

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks reminds all black bear hunters of the responsibility to avoid mistakenly shooting a grizzly bear during the state's upcoming spring black bear hunt. Montana's spring black bear hunting season begins April 15.

(Headquarters - Hunting )

Some late season endings need 2016 hunting and trapping licenses

Wed Feb 22 08:16:00 MST 2017

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks reminds wolf and mountain lion hunters, and some trappers, who still plan to head afield that they need a 2016 hunting or trapping license to close out the seasons that are now in progress.

(Headquarters - Hunting )

Spring turkey license application deadline is March 2

Wed Feb 22 08:14:29 MST 2017

Montana's spring male turkey hunting season begins April 8 this year. The deadline to apply for a Montana spring turkey license in some Montana counties is March 2.

(Headquarters - Hunting )

FWP Updates Snow Goose Consumption Advisory

Tue Feb 21 15:43:29 MST 2017

While it would appear safe for humans to consume muscle tissue and organs of these harvested geese, under the circumstances, it is at the discretion of the hunter whether he or she chooses to eat or discard snow geese harvested after the Nov. 28 event.

(Region 3 - Hunting )


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