An Age-Old Pursuit Renewed October 1, 2015 Montana,

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An Age-Old Pursuit Renewed October 1, 2015 Montana, FlatheadBeacon
...early 1890s ...  two residents in Demersville killed 1,500 deer in three months near the Flathead and Swan rivers for 30 cents per skin.  Hoping to protect big game populations for generations to come, in 1895 the newly formed State Fish and Game Commission established one of its first bedrock laws in the Montana territory. Hunters were limited to eight deer per year ...


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