The Darby hunter check station will resume operation for the 62nd year when Montana’s big game hunting season opens on Saturday, October 25, but long-time hunters will notice a difference.
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is excited to announce the acquisition of 988 acres of private elk habitat in south-central Montana which it conveyed to the Helena National Forest.
The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will hold a public hearing Aug. 14 at 6 p.m. at its Missoula office on proposed new rules to establish a voluntary wolf management stamp.
MFWP game wardens are looking for tips on a deer poaching case that took place northwest of Hamilton in the neighborhood of Westhills Way.
State wildlife managers said the information gathered from the 2014 surveys indicate mule deer in most areas are approaching long term average numbers.
The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks has announced that a hunter education course is planned for Seeley Lake in August.
Two men were recently convicted in two separate poaching cases involving big-game such as elk, deer and bighorn sheep in the Anaconda and Butte areas of Montana.
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) accepted a $25,000 grant from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to assist its wolf management plan.
MFWP, the USFWS, the National Park Service, and Tribal wildlife managers will once again begin seasonal scientific capture operations in parts of western Montana this month.