MISSOULA — About 500 bull trout successfully spawned in the North and Middle forks of the Flathead River this fall, according to volunteer surveys completed earlier this month.
KALISPELL — Montana wildlife officials say a black bear wounded by a bow hunter bit the arm of the hunter's companion before succumbing to its injuries.
LIBBY – At least 10,000 kokanee salmon were killed this week after a strong and fast-moving storm front Sunday churned up the waters of Lake Koocanusa.
EUREKA – A major fish kill occurred at the Murray Springs State Fish Hatchery here over the weekend, when an early Sunday morning power outage shut down the facility’s water pumps for approximately 3 1/2 hours.
KALISPELL — State wildlife officials euthanized a 3-year-old female grizzly bear that was causing problems in subdivisions east and southeast of Eureka.
KALISPELL — State wildlife officials say a sub-adult male grizzly bear that was moved from the Lincoln area to the Whitefish Range in July has been captured and euthanized after getting into livestock and pet food along with other attractants.
KALISPELL — A radio-collared woodland caribou that wandered into northwestern Montana from British Columbia has been returned to Canada after some medical treatment.
BIG ARM -- It took a day longer than initially planned and came with an unfortunate fatality, but the burgeoning bighorn sheep population on Wild Horse Island was reduced by the 50 animals for which Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks was aiming.