Otter Season Closes in Trapping District 5 Tonight
By angelamontana

Posted: January 29, 2015

By order of the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission, the season for trapping otters in Trapping District 5 in southcentral Montana will close at midnight on Thursday, January 29, 2015.

The district includes portions of Big Horn, Carbon, Fergus, Golden Valley, Meagher, Musselshell, Park, Petroleum, Stillwater, Sweet Grass, Treasure, Wheatland, and Yellowstone counties.

For more information, visit FWP’s website at under “Hunting”, then click on “Trapping” and then click on “Furbearer Quotas Status”, or call the toll free number at 1-800-711-8727.

(Report by Montana FWP; Feature photo via

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