(Photo by Bob Drieslein)HELENA, Mont. — Conservation groups alleged earlier this week that Wyoming used part of Montana’s grizzly bear hunting quota to increase its own allocation for a proposed hunt this year, even though Montana wildlife regulators voted not to give away any part of its quota. Wyoming’s proposal for its first grizzly hunt in decades sets a quota…
Wyoming Game and Fish
A month later, Wyoming man still on the mend.
It appeared to be a surprise encounter, the bear fled, the man suffered some bruises and scrapes, and Game and Fish doesn’t expect to take any further management action of the animal.
The grants benefit 42,586 acres across Albany, Big Horn, Campbell, Carbon, Converse, Fremont, Johnson, Hot Springs, Lincoln, Park, Sheridan, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton and Washakie Counties. There is also one project of statewide benefit.
The last time a dead mule deer from the Cody herd tested positive for CWD was April 2015.
Could hurt agency’s bottom line by reducing federal gun tax collections that are shared with the state.