Montana FWP http://mtpr.org en Breaking down the barriers to becoming an “outdoorswoman” http://mtpr.org/post/breaking-down-barriers-becoming-outdoorswoman <p>Judy Breland has gone horse packing before, in fact, her husband Andy Breland is teaching the back country horse packing workshop she’s taking. Plus, the family has a store, Trailhead Supply, that sells horse packing equipment.</p> Wed, 14 May 2014 20:40:55 +0000 Katrin Frye 19010 at http://mtpr.org Breaking down the barriers to becoming an “outdoorswoman” Trout Unlimited offers $10,000 to stem illegal fish introductions http://mtpr.org/post/trout-unlimited-offers-10000-stem-illegal-fish-introductions <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Montana Chapter of Trout Unlimited announced plans this week to offer a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those who illegally introduce fish species into the state&rsquo;s waters, something wildlife officials say is on the rise.</span></p><p>&quot;It is one of the most irresponsible things that somebody could do to Montana&#39;s fisheries,&quot; said Mark Aagenes, Montana TU Conservation Director.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 20:41:19 +0000 Dan Boyce 9716 at http://mtpr.org Trout Unlimited offers $10,000 to stem illegal fish introductions FWP Commission approves more aggressive wolf season http://mtpr.org/post/fwp-commission-approves-more-aggressive-wolf-season <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Montana Wildlife Commissioners have voted unanimously to enact more aggressive hunting and trapping rules for the gray wolf. It’s part of an effort to reduce the predator’s population, which is still higher than state biologists want. This despite recent hunting seasons put in place after wolves were taken off the endangered species list a couple of years ago.</span></p><p>The new rules extend the hunting season, allow more wolves to be taken by individuals and allow the use of electronic calls.</p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:53:55 +0000 Dan Boyce 5181 at http://mtpr.org FWP Commission approves more aggressive wolf season Despite increasing population, Feds want wolverine on endangered list http://mtpr.org/post/despite-increasing-population-feds-want-wolverine-endangered-list-0 <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(55, 55, 55); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 24px;">Montana wildlife officials last week expressed their formal opposition to a proposal from the US Fish and Wildlife Service to list the wolverine on the Endangered Species List.</span></p> Wed, 15 May 2013 15:41:17 +0000 Dan Boyce 2459 at http://mtpr.org Despite increasing population, Feds want wolverine on endangered list