Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks :: Hunting News (RSS) http://fwp.mt.gov/news/rss/hunting/default.html Most recent 25 news releases en en Hunting Permit Drawing Results Available Soon http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2109.html The anticipation of thousands of Montana's hopeful deer and elk hunters is nearly over. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:38:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2109.html 2014-04-11T19:38:00Z Montana's Special Drawing Deadlines http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2108.html Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks' deadlines to apply for special license drawings is May 1 for bison, moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat; and June 2 for the elk B, deer B and antelope license drawings. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:37:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2108.html 2014-04-11T19:37:00Z 2014 SuperTag Chances On Sale Now http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2107.html Montana's SuperTag chances for the hunt of a lifetime are on sale. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:35:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2107.html 2014-04-11T19:35:00Z Spring Turkey Season Begins April 12 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2106.html Montana's spring male turkey hunting season begins Saturday, April 12. Turkey hunters can purchase a turkey license in a general area at FWP offices, license providers or online. The application deadline for western Montana's spring gobbler season permits has passed. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:34:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2106.html 2014-04-11T19:34:00Z Spring Black Bear Hunting Opens April 15 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2105.html Montana's spring black bear hunting season opens Tuesday, April 15. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:33:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2105.html 2014-04-11T19:33:00Z New Fees For Moose, Sheep, Goat, Hunting Applications - Due May 1 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2104.html Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials remind hunters applying for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat licenses that they will see changes in fees as a result of state legislation adopted last year. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:55:11 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2104.html 2014-04-09T21:55:11Z FWP Big Game Hunting Regulations Available Soon http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2103.html Montana's annual big game hunting regulations booklets will be available at FWP offices and license providers by the first of April. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:42:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2103.html 2014-03-21T14:42:00Z Spring Turkey Season Begins April 12 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2102.html Montana's spring male turkey hunting season begins April 12 this year. Turkey hunters can purchase a turkey license in a general area at FWP offices, license providers or online. The application deadline for western Montana's spring gobbler season permits has passed. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:41:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2102.html 2014-03-21T14:41:00Z Spring Black Bear Hunting Season Opens April 15 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2101.html Montana's spring black bear hunting season opens April 15. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:39:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2101.html 2014-03-21T14:39:00Z Spring Turkey Season Begins April 12 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2100.html Montana's spring male turkey hunting season begins April 12 this year. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:17:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2100.html 2014-03-07T19:17:00Z Spring Black Bear Hunting Season Coming Soon http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2099.html Montana's spring black bear hunting season opens April 15. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:15:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2099.html 2014-03-07T19:15:00Z 2014 Region 3 Mountain Lion Season Meeting - March 13 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2098.html Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will host a public meeting next week to discuss mountain lion management and tentative quotas for the 2014 mountain lion hunting season in Region 3. The meeting is set for Thursday, March 13 at 7 p.m. at the Methodist Church Annex (114 E. Cedar) in Three Forks. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:09:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2098.html 2014-03-07T18:09:00Z Comments Sought on Blackleaf WMA Proposed Addition EA http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2097.html Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking comments on a draft environmental assessment (EA) proposing a fee title purchase of about 320 acres as an addition to the Blackleaf Wildlife Management Area, west of Bynum in Teton County. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 19:43:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2097.html Bruce Auchly 2014-02-28T19:43:00Z Comments sought on Beartooth WMA grazing lease renewal EA http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2096.html Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking comments on a draft environmental assessment (EA) proposing to renew a grazing lease on a portion of the Beartooth Wildlife Management Area, south of Cascade. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:06:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2096.html Bruce Auchly 2014-02-27T21:06:00Z Fish & Wildlife Commission Adopts Hunting Regulations--Seeks Comment On Peregrine Take, Bitterroot Mountain Lions And Brucellosis Work Plan http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2095.html Montana's fish and wildlife commissioners recently adopted a number of new regulations that will be in effect for the next two hunting seasons. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:32:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2095.html 2014-02-18T21:32:00Z Bow Hunter Education Courses Offered in SE Montana http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2094.html MILES CITY—Several opportunities to attend bowhunter education classes have been scheduled for southeast Montana. All students must register online (Register online at fwp.mt.gov, click education) for the following courses. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 20:15:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2094.html 2014-02-13T20:15:00Z Spring Hunter Education Classes Set for SE Montana http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2093.html MILES CITY—Hunter Education classes have been scheduled for southeast Montana. All students must register online (Register online at fwp.mt.gov, click education) for the following courses. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 20:12:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2093.html 2014-02-13T20:12:00Z All Mountain Lion Hunting to Close in Region 7 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2092.html MILES CITY--The hunting season for mountain lions in hunting districts 700, 701, 702, 703, 704 and 705 (all of Region 7 in southeastern Montana), which includes portions of Bighorn, Carter, Custer, Dawson, Fallon, Garfield, McCone, Powder River, Prairie, Richland, Rosebud, Treasure and Wibaux counties, will close one-half hour after sunset on the evening of Thursday, February 13, 2014. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 20:43:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2092.html 2014-02-12T20:43:00Z Killing and waste of game at Seven Sisters WMA http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2091.html SAVAGE— Region 7 game wardens are looking for information on those responsible for killing and wasting at least five white tailed buck deer and numerous white tailed does during the 2013 hunting season at Seven Sisters Wildlife Management Area. According to Warden Ryan Karren, these were not animals that were wounded and lost because of the dense cover. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:01:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2091.html 2014-02-11T15:01:00Z New Hunt & Fish Licenses On Sale; Deer & Elk Permit Applications Available Online http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2090.html Montana's new 2014 hunting and fishing year begins March 1. Licenses are now on sale statewide. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 21:32:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2090.html 2014-02-07T21:32:00Z New Permit to Hunt From Vehicle Law Goes into Effect March 1 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2089.html A revised law aimed at curbing the abuse of a Montana program for disabled hunters will require all permitted hunters to be medically recertified to obtain a valid permit to hunt from a vehicle. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 18:38:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2089.html Cathy Stewart 2014-01-31T18:38:00Z New Permit To Hunt From Vehicle Law Goes Into Effect March 1 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_4104.html A revised law aimed at curbing the abuse of a Montana program for disabled hunters will require all permitted hunters to be medically recertified to obtain a valid permit to hunt from a vehicle. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 15:31:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_4104.html 2014-01-31T15:31:00Z New Hunt & Fish Licenses; Deer & Elk Permit Applications Available http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_4103.html Montana's new 2014 hunting and fishing year begins March 1. Licenses are now on sale along with applications for resident and nonresident buck deer and either-sex elk hunting permits. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 15:25:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_4103.html 2014-01-31T15:25:00Z Special Elk Management Hunt Underway in Hunting Districts 680 & 690 http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2088.html A special elk management hunt is now taking place in portions of Hunting Districts 680 and 690 in Blaine County. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 23:11:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2088.html Ron Selden 2014-01-24T23:11:00Z Reminder: Meetings Set To Discuss Proposed Hunting Regulations http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2086.html MILES CITY, Mont. — Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks has set two January meetings in southeast Montana to discuss tentative hunting regulations that would be in place for the next two years. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:15:00 GMT http://fwp.mt.gov/news/newsReleases/hunting/nr_2086.html 2014-01-09T17:15:00Z