Friday, August 22, 2003
The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission has set the final 2003-2004 furbearer quotas. The quotas are unchanged from the tentative recommendations with a few exceptions.
In Western Montana, the otter quota increased in trapping district 2 from 13 to 18.
The bobcat quota in southwestern Montana’s trapping district 3 increased from 175 to 200. In trapping district five the bobcat quota increased from 300 to 350.
For details on the furbearer regulations and seasons, go to the FWP web site at www.fwp.state.mt.us and click on Hunting and then Regulations.