Mild weather keeps hunter activity and harvest down across western Montana
October 31, 2018
Continued mild weather contributed to lower than usual hunter activity and harvest through the second weekend of hunting season in western Montana.
"Weather is always the driving factor in big game harvest, especially early in the season," said Mike Thompson, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 2 Wildlife Manager. "When the weather is fairly warm, and we have rain instead of snow, deer an...