Off To A Good Start: Wolf Harvest Update – 10/26/2012
By Matt Schauer

Posted: October 26, 2012

The wolf hunting season is off to a good start. Hunters have harvested wolves all around the state.  13 of 17 wolf management units (WMU) have reported at least one harvest. FWP biologists reported that hunters have harvested 25 wolves across the state.

One wolf was killed during the archery season. The backcountry rifle season opened on September 15 and six wolves were killed.  Since the general rifle season opened on October 15 and since then 18 wolves were harvested.

The trapping season will open on December 15, 2012 and the season will close on February 28, 2013.

To report the harvest of a wolf, please call the Harvest Reporting line at 1-877-FWP-WILD (1-877-397-9453).

To see all the numbers check out this story from the Missoulian.

Wolf Hunting Season Harvest Numbers

WMU

Season

Harvest

Status

100 General 1 OPEN
101 General 0 OPEN
110 General 1 OPEN
121 General 1 OPEN
130 General 1 OPEN
150 General 3 OPEN
200 General 2 OPEN
210 General 2 OPEN
250 General 0 OPEN
280 General 3 OPEN
290 General 2 OPEN
310 General 3 OPEN
316 General 2 OPEN
320 General 1 OPEN
330 General 0 OPEN
390 General 3 OPEN
400 General 0 OPEN

Wolf Harvest Total:

25