FWP Commission to take final vote on 2012-2013 wolf hunt, including trapping

State Wildlife officials are voting tomorrow on new rules for this year’s wolf hunt.

The new season proposal attempts to greatly increase the number of wolves harvested.

The plan removes the statewide quota on wolf kills, extends the season, and most controversially—allows wolf trapping.

Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce speaks with Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks spokesman Ron Aasheim about the rationale behind the new proposal.

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