Idaho's mule deer fawn population is not looking good after harsh winter. The number have show a decline of 30-40% in multiple areas.
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission approved the 2019-20 big game seasons, which include increased opportunities for mule deer, elk and black bear. However, those interested in hunting Idaho whitetail deer will see shorter seasons
There are plans to lift protections for gray wolves in the Lower 48 states.
A Montana bill aimed at making it illegal to kill wolves in two hunting districts outside of Yellowstone National Park was rejected by members of the Montana Senate Fish and Game Committee last week.