Press Release

Press Releases

  • Mountain Lion Season Closed in Hunt Unit 31

    As of January 10, the mountain lion hunting season in Hunt Unit 31 has been closed by order of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game (IDFG).

  • Commission to Meet January 20, 21

    The Idaho Fish and Game Commission will meet at department headquarters, 600 S. Walnut in Boise, on January 20 and 21. The meeting will begin at 8:00 a.m. both days. A public hearing will be held at the same location beginning at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday January 19.

  • Correction

    A Fish and Game Headquarters news release dated 12-31-99 contained a story on the history of chukar partridge in Idaho. It included mention of the 1999 season remaining open until January 15, 2000.

  • Trophy Mule Deer Poachers Enter Guilty Pleas

    On December 22, Judge Lynn Brower of Bear Lake County Magistrate Court in the southeastern Idaho town of Montpelier sentenced two men for poaching a trophy mule deer in Bear Lake County. Fines and penalties totaled $1271 each. Joshua C. Christensen 21, of Montpelier, and Cody A.

  • Fish and Game to Hold Ice Fishing Clinic

    Want to know more about ice fishing? Then come to the MK Nature Center's Wildlife Wednesday.

  • Ask Fish and Game

    Q. I am getting ready for spring turkey hunting and would like to use my bow. Is this a legal weapon for turkey hunting? Do I need any additional permits to use it?

  • Watch Out for Early Ice

    By Ned Horner, Regional Fisheries Manager, Idaho Department of Fish and Game

  • Ice Fishing Underway in Clearwater Region

    The Clearwater region offers a lot of opportunity for ice fishing on the area's lowland lakes and reservoirs that have recently iced over in the new year.

  • Pend Oreille Fisheries Meetings Set

    The Idaho Department of Fish and Game (IDFG) has scheduled public information meetings for discussion on the future of Lake Pend Oreille fisheries. Meetings are set for Tuesday, January 11 at the Sandpoint Community Hall (204 S.

  • Summer Host(s) Sought for Horsethief Reservoir

    Wanted: a person or persons to spend the entire summer in a beautifully scenic location. Occupy shaded campsite on lakeshore. Meet and greet new people each day. Trout fishing available just a few feet from front door.