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FWP Proposes Minimum Conservation Threshold of 800 Grizzlies in Northwest Montana

By | August 16, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that Montana wildlife officials have endorsed a plan to manage Northwest Montana’s grizzly bear population at a minimum threshold of 800 bears, but said a higher target of roughly 1,000 bears would provide a more sustainable buffer. The proposal, adopted by the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission Aug. 9, sets mortality targets… Read More »