Wednesday, December 24, 2003
Valley and Daniels Counties will be open to the hunting of antlerless mule and white-tailed deer to holders of an unused deer A license and/or any unused deer B licenses valid anywhere in Montana during the 2003 general season, and/or any special damage hunt B licenses valid in Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 6 in 2003. In addition, individuals may purchase two additional special damage hunt B licenses for antlerless mule or white-tailed deer.
The damage hunt opened on December 22, 2003 and will close one-half hour after sunset on January 18, 2004.
Additional special damage hunt B licenses for antlerless mule or white-tailed deer will be sold first come, first served until a total of 200 have been sold. Licenses may be purchased at any regional headquarters, or at any license provider in Montana who sells hunting and fishing licenses. Special damage hunt B licenses will only be issued to holders of a 2003 conservation license. If a hunter has not yet purchased the 2003 conservation license, the following requirements must be met in order to purchase one: All hunters born after January 1, 1985 must show proof of completing a Hunter Education Program; 18 years of age and older must first purchase a 2003 conservation license. Cost of licenses will be $8.00 for residents and $75.00 for non-residents.
All hunting regulations in the 2003 Deer, Elk & Antelope Big Game Regulations will apply.