When the big-game rifle season opens Saturday, hunters on some northern Montana lands may find themselves caught in a crossfire.
Montana Stockgrowers Association President Watty Taylor asks, in the June 1 Gazette, whether Montanans support the restoration of bison as wildlife somewhere in the state.
SOUTH OF MALTA — Jim Posewitz is confident he will see a huntable herd of free-roaming, wild bison somewhere in Montana in his lifetime.
Kit Fischer of the National Wildlife Federation.
Talk about discouraging words: at a legislative hearing recently, state Sen. John Brenden described possible restoration of bison to Montana as a “creeping cancer.” This is this the same animal that artist Charlie Russell immortalized as the symbol of the West, the same animal that Native Am…