FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – FEBRUARY 19, 2019
Male mountain lion hunting closed in HD’s 211 & 216
The hunting of male mountain lions in western Montana hunting districts 211 and 216, which includes portions of Granite and Missoula counties, closed one-half hour after sunset on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019.
The order halting the hunt 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, click on "Hunting" then choose "Drawing & Quota Status", or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.