Legislators, governor enabling commercialization of hunting
Last updated 4/1/2021 at 8:59am
For decades, Montana’s outfitting community provided their services in a fair fashion respecting the shared interests of hunters and landowners. Outfitters were partners in wildlife management, landowner relationships, and the hunting community. That collaboration has been mostly replaced by greedy efforts favoring the commercialization of hunting opportunities.
The list of bills the Montana Outfitters and Guides Association — MOGA — is pushing is long, coupled with the appointments to key boards and commissions that will reshape the rules to favor wealthy interests over public hunte...