Residents concerned about deer, elk predators on Fish Creek lands January 14, 2011 Montana


Residents concerned about deer, elk predators on Fish Creek lands January 14, 2011 Montana Clark Fork Chronicle

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (MFWP) purchased land up Fish Creek from The Nature Conservancy (TNC). A public hearing was held February 2, 2010 to solicit input from the public...

Most if not all were supportive of the concept of a Wildlife Management Area (WMA) because they recognize the importance of protecting and managing one of Mineral County's most valuable assets – wildlife.

[a concern was] ... closure of the area south from Deer Creek to just south of Wig Creek from December 1 – May 14. ... hunters who have frequented this area have observed more predators in the area than elk.

For background information, there is a plethora of documents about this acquisition at http://MFWP.mt.gov/news/publicnotices...mp;id=2279 .


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