Kim Bean http://kufm.org en Wolf Hunt Sabotage manual continues to stir controversy on both sides of wolf debate http://kufm.org/post/wolf-hunt-sabotage-manual-continues-stir-controversy-both-sides-wolf-debate <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An environmental group called Earth First! is distributing a manual on how to sabotage the upcoming wolf hunting season.</span></p><p>It lays out steps for disrupting wolf hunts through methods such as smoke bombs and air horns as well as steps for destroying wolf traps.</p><p>The guide, released last month, continues to generate controversy.</p><p>Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce speaks with people on both sides of the trapping debate who disapprove of the manual—for different reasons.</p><p></p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 23:33:47 +0000 Dan Boyce 8044 at http://kufm.org Wolf Hunt Sabotage manual continues to stir controversy on both sides of wolf debate FWP Commission approves more aggressive wolf season http://kufm.org/post/fwp-commission-approves-more-aggressive-wolf-season <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Montana Wildlife Commissioners have voted unanimously to enact more aggressive hunting and trapping rules for the gray wolf. It’s part of an effort to reduce the predator’s population, which is still higher than state biologists want. This despite recent hunting seasons put in place after wolves were taken off the endangered species list a couple of years ago.</span></p><p>The new rules extend the hunting season, allow more wolves to be taken by individuals and allow the use of electronic calls.</p> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:53:55 +0000 Dan Boyce 5181 at http://kufm.org FWP Commission approves more aggressive wolf season