What’s With Extending Comment Date on Montana’s New Hunting Regs?
Hunting season dates. Quotas. Game damage hunts. Do you wonder if there are numerous changes in the wind worth reviewing?
Of course, there could be a number of reasons why a public comment period gets extended. And granted, it's only an additional week.
But maybe there are enough proposed, significant changes that a deeper dive on the part of more Montana hunters would be wise. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is giving you that opportunity.
The deadline for public comment on the 2022/2023 hunting regulation proposals has been extended from January 14 to January 21.This is a second opportunity for the public to provide input on drafted hunting regulation proposals. In the fall of 2021, Montana FWP biologists offered science-based regulations proposals that combine some
FWP is holding season-setting meetings around the state to discuss the draft
Those interested can view the proposals and provide comment online here.
There may not be a lot of impactful proposed legislation, but it's good to know before you go.
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