Contact Us

Last Day Of Wolf Hunting Season – Numbers Released

Gov. Steve Bullock and wildlife officials say they now have the right rules in place as the state seeks to reduce the predator’s population to about 400 animals statewide.

At least 222 gray wolves killed by Montana hunters and trappers this winter,

Montana’s wolf season ends Today (Feb. 28). Harvest numbers are up roughly 25 percent from last winter.

Fish, Wildlife and Parks Director Jeff Hagener says he expects at most a modest drop in the population as a result.

But a new law loosens hunting and trapping rules for coming seasons.

Bullock said in an interview this week that letting hunters take up to three wolves and the elimination of no-kill zones around Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks gives the state the leeway it needs to effectively manage the animals.

More from XL Country

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://xlcountry.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on XL Country 100.7 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on XL Country 100.7 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!