Last year’s data requires justification of hunting, grouse team-member says. Others contend the dwindling population can support a regulated season.
Game and Fish
Commission approves seasons, larger hunt with wapiti populations 29% above objective. Re-assessment of CWD-infected Jackson Elk Herd size is postponed.
Black-footed ferrets were thought to be extinct before they were discovered near Meeteetse in 1981. Local biologists, conservationists continue stressing disease and habitat as tools to fight extinction.
OSHA issued two recommendations in a “fatal alert.” Teton County Sheriff tested a Glock from the scene as coroner, Game and Fish accounts differ.
Few, if any, species can compete with the greater sage grouse when it comes to bizarreness of procreation ritual.