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Region 6 results of opening weekend of general hunting season


November 3, 2016

From Fish, Wildlife and Parks

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Havre hunter check station was fairly active over the first weekend of general deer and elk opener, with most big game species seeing an increase in harvest from the past few years.

This was the third weekend that the check station has been open. 

Weather conditions over the opening weekend were fairly rainy the morning of Saturday, Oct. 22, and warmer and dry Sunday. The day saw 238 hunters in 117 parties checked, which was up 8 percent from 2015. Hunter numbers were lower on Saturday, but activity picked up Sunday wh...

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