BOZEMAN — The Montana Farm Bureau has dropped out of a lawsuit that seeks to block bison from roaming outside Yellowstone National Park.
HELENA — Two state agencies have released an environmental assessment regarding plans to let bison roam year-round in Montana to the north and west of Yellowstone National Park.
HELENA — The House rejected a bison management plan Wednesday that would have increased the number of hunting licenses for bison and prohibited the future relocation of the animals.
CHEYENNE — Gov. Matt Mead has signed a bill into law that was originally intended to encourage bison hunting but which was expanded to include money to fight possible federal gun control efforts.
HELENA — The House is advancing a bill that would let landowners haze or shoot wild bison that come onto their property.
A winter shooting restriction will go into effect on the Gallatin National Forest on Thursday at midnight between U.S. Highway 191 and the boundary of Yellowstone National Park to protect recreationists in the area from bison hunters.
Bison hunters may be stalking more answers than wild animals when Montana’s eighth season opens in the southwestern corner of the state Thursday.