Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks department is seeking 1,000 special deer licenses to issue to hunters in an attempt to test 300 deer for chronic wasting disease
Tuesday’s announcement culminates a lengthy review of the squirrel-sized rodent’s legal status.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke conducted a review of 27 monuments established by former presidents over more than two decades.
The move marks the first time in a half century that a president has attempted to undo these types of land protections.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service removed Yellowstone grizzlies from the threatened species list in July.
Bison managers expect between 600 and 900 of the animals at Yellowstone National Park will be culled this winter by hunting or slaughter
Lawmakers are under more pressure to act after a wildfire season that was particularly harrowing.
Montana officials are drafting plans for a special hunt to find out how widely a deadly neurological disease has spread in deer populations
Cheyenne attorney Karen Budd-Falen among those considered to direct the U.S. Bureau of Land Management
Montana has named a state parks administrator nearly a year after the previous one was fired