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Roads Open in Glacier Park; Plows Continue to Inch Toward Logan Pass

By | May 22, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that winter is slowly but surely releasing its icy grip on Glacier National Park, but there’s still plenty of snow standing in the way of opening the iconic Going-to-the-Sun Road. As of last week, the Bowman Lake, Many Glacier, Two Medicine and Chief Mountain roads in Glacier National Park had been… Read More »

Wolf numbers remained strong in 2017

By | May 22, 2018

According to the 2017 Montana Gray Wolf Program Annual Report, population estimates suggest there are approximately 900 wolves in Montana. This marks the 13th consecutive year that Montana has far exceeded wolf recovery goals. FWP now estimates wolf numbers using a method called POM, or Patch Occupancy Modeling.  The old way of trying to count… Read More »