Mountain lion hunting closed in several districts
The hunting of male mountain lions in western Montana hunting district 270, which includes portions of Ravalli County, closed Tuesday, Jan. 12.
The hunting of female mountain lions in western Montana hunting districts 290, 291, 292 and the western half of 298 west of State Route 141 – which includes portions of Powell, Granite & Missoula Counties, closed Tuesday, Jan. 12.
The hunting of female mountain lions in north-central Montana hunting districts of 418, 420 and 448, which includes portions of Judith Basin, Meagher, Fergus and Cascade Counties closed Tuesday, Jan. 12.
The hunting of all mountain lions in southwestern Montana hunting districts 312 and 393, which include portions of Gallatin, Park and Meagher counties, closed Wednesday, Jan. 13.
The order halting the hunts came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest sub-quota for the districts had been met.
For more information, visit FWP's website at fwp.mt.gov, and login to MyFWP to see quota status, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.
Montana WILD Zoom family trivia night
Montana WILD is hosting a Zoom family trivia night that is all about Montana's wildlife. Come test your knowledge on birds, snakes, mammals and more. Trivia night will be held on Thursday, Jan. 14, at 7 p.m.
They will have questions for the whole family, with a few tricky ones sprinkled in. Email Corie to sign your family up: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 406-444-9941.