Idaho considers wolf hunt during April den season. Defenders of Wildlife tells its members to comment by the deadline March 20, 2018, against the Fish and Game proposal to extend the season. Connections to bear, elk hunting.
Hunting and grizzly bears: Idaho Department of Fish and Game will recommend state open a grizzly hunting season in fall 2018, following Wyoming’s lead. Also an option in Montana, which has decided to hold off and manage for recovery.
A Boise woman asked the Idaho State Department of Agriculture to ban toxic yews in Idaho after they killed elk, deer and pronghorn the past two winters. The ISDA held negotiated-rulemaking sessions but declined to pursue a ban.
Boise County hunter Marvin Jennings suffered severe wounds from a black bear that attacked him after being shot by Jennings’ uncle on May 28. The rare tangle drew the attention and scorn of those who oppose hunting in general and bear baiting in particular.
Boise County hunter Marvin Jennings suffered severe wounds from a black bear that attacked him after being shot by Jennings’ uncle on May 28. "I did everything that you're supposed to do," says Jennings. "It didn't work on this one."