wolverine

Wolverine Sighting
4:15 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Citizen Scientists See Evidence Of 3 Wolverines Near Helena

Wolverine.

Wolverines are solitary animals. There are only an estimated 200 to 250 wolverines left in the lower 48 and they slowly reproduce.

The notoriously fierce carnivore favors rugged and remote places.

Consider yourself lucky if you see signs of one in the backcountry.

A group of amateur trackers led by professional scientists didn't see just one this weekend during a forest carnivore study held about an hour north of Helena.

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MT Wildlife
9:41 am
Wed May 15, 2013

Despite increasing population, Feds want wolverine on endangered list

Credit Photo courtesy Marie Hale/Flickr

  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.

The Montana Department of Fish Wildlife and Parks filed the letter by the end of the proposal’s public comment period last Monday.

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