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Montana FWP Officials Confirm Presence of Fish Kill Parasite

Yellowstone River

Officials have confirmed the same parasite that felled thousands of whitefish in the Yellowstone River last year is present in the current spate of fish deaths.

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More Dead Fish Found in Yellowstone River

Yellowstone River

More dead fish have been found in the Yellowstone River, but not nearly as many as last year, when officials had to close access to parts of the river.

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Dead Fish Found in Yellowstone River Near Livingston

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Dead fish have been found in the Yellowstone River near the hub of last year’s fish kill, which closed the river for nearly a month.

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Montana FWP Weighs Expanding Elk Habitat North of Yellowstone

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The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission is eying an expansion of elk habitat just north of Yellowstone National Park.

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States Will Assume Yellowstone Grizzly Management Monday

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Montana, Wyoming and Idaho are set to assume management responsibilities for Yellowstone area grizzly bears Monday, July 31, 2017.

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Yellowstone River Symposium in Livingston Looks Forward

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A symposium in Livingston, Montana is discussing the future of the Yellowstone River after last summer’s alarming whitefish die-off.

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Nearly 1000 Yellowstone Bison Killed So Far This Year

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Nearly 1,000 Yellowstone bison have been killed so far this winter.

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Over 570 Yellowstone Bison Killed So Far This Season

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Over 570 Yellowstone bison have been killed so far this winter, according to estimates from wildlife managers.

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More Elk Migrating Out of Yellowstone Into Montana

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Elk numbers are up in northern Yellowstone, according to a recent survey from the Northern Yellowstone Wildlife Working Group. Further, more are migrating into Montana.

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Tribal Legislators Request More Bison Hunting Licenses

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Tribal legislators in Montana are backing a bill to extend and add to the issuance of bison hunting licenses to reservations and the Little Shell Tribe.

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