Apr 15, 2019 News Headlines, _Default 0 comment

The Future Of Gray Wolves In Montana An Issue In The Legislature

A Senate committee has advanced two House bills that wold make wolf hunting licenses cheaper. Representative Bob Brown is carrying House Bill 407 and House Bill 280 which would reduce the license fee from $19 to $12 and add more of a discount for Class AAA combination sports licenses. Hear more from Bob Brown

Brown has two other wolf-related bills that have been stalled or killed in committee. One would have allowed for wolf hunting at night while another would have given reimbursements to trappers for fees incurred while trapping wolves. Senator Jill Cohenour said during a debate on the bill it would not do anything to help mitigate wolf populations but makes trapping a contest. Hear more from Jill Cohenour