Montana Wolf Hunt Harvest Update 12-2-12


The MONTANA WOLF HUNTING season is in full swing. FWP biologists report that hunters have killed 87 WOLVES across the state. MONTANA does not have a quota this year, except in two regions near Glacier (WMU 110) and Yellowstone (WMU 316) National Parks. To report the harvest of a WOLF, please call the Harvest Reporting line at 1-877-FWP-WILD (1-877-397-9453). TheTRAPPING season will open on December […]

Wolf Trapping Certification Classes Mandatory for Wolf Trappers, Optional for Public


Did you know that you do not need a wolf hunting license to legally trap wolves?  You are only required to take the wolf trapping certification class and have your general trapping license.  Also, did you know the average weight of wolves harvested in Montana, in 2011, was 91 pounds?  And did you know that […]

Mandatory Wolf Trapping Classes Scheduled

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Montana’s first wolf trapping season opens December 15 and runs through February 28, 2013. Every trapper is required to participate in a wolf trapper certification class. Online registration is now available for certification classes across Montana. The classes are free and open to anyone over 11 years-old. Class sizes are limited to 50 people. A trapping license […]

MT SFW – Wolf Hunting Contest


ATTENTION WOLF HUNTERS – Montana Wolf Hunting Photo Contest Win $100 and an annual membership, to Montana Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife, by submitting a photo from your successful wolf hunt. Tell your friends! Photo must meet following rules and qualifications: Photos must be of a successful wolf hunt and show the tag with number. Photos […]

Wolf Harvest Update – 12/05/2011

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Montana hunters have harvested 105 wolves across the state. The hunting of all wolves in Wolf Management Unit 130, which include portions of Flathead, Lake and Missoula Counties, will close Monday, Dec. 5, 2011, at one half-hour after sunset. The order halting the hunt came after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that […]

Wolf Harvest Update – 11/25/2011

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Hunters harvested 96 wolves across Montana. To report the harvest of a wolf, please call the Harvest Reporting line at 1-877-FWP-WILD (1-877-397-9453). Obtain current harvest info by calling 1-800-385-7826.   Wolf Harvest Against Quota Table – 11/24/2011 Wolf Management Unit Season Quota Subunit Quota Harvest Subunit Harvest Status 100 General 18 10 OPEN 101 General […]

Wolf Harvest Against Quota – Updated 11/17/2011

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Montana hunters have killed 82 wolves across the state. On Wednesday, 11/16/2011, Wolf Management Unit 390 closed after the quota of 18 wolves was met. Unit 390 is the largest wolf management unit in the state. Montana’s Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission is seeking comment on proposals that would extend the wolf hunting season and […]

Wolf Harvest Against Quota Updated – 11/14/2011

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Hunters harvested 69 wolves throughout Montana.  The general rifle season will last until December 31, 2011, unless FWP decides to extend the hunt. To report the harvest of a wolf, please call the Harvest Reporting line at 1-877-FWP-WILD (1-877-397-9453). Obtain current harvest info by calling 1-800-385-7826. Wolf Harvest Against Quota Table – 11/14/2011 Wolf Management […]

Attempt to stop Montana wolf hunt Denied


A federal appeals court has turned down an emergency request by wildlife advocates seeking to stop gray wolf hunts underway in the Northern Rockies. In a ruling Tuesday, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied the emergency injunction sought by three advocacy group but said it would consider the request during oral arguments scheduled […]