By:MTN NewsPosted at1:30 PM, Mar 23, 2021and last updated7:25 AM, Mar 24, 2021
HELENA — Gov. Greg Gianforte has been given a warning by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) afterreportedly trapping and killing a wolf this Februarywhile not having the proper education certification, a violation of state hunting laws.
The wolf was trapped and killed on private property near Gardiner north of Yellowstone National Park.
The Governor’s Office issued a statement after reports of the alleged violation surfaced, “After learning that he had not completed the wolf-trapping certification, Governor Gianforte immediately rectified the mistake and enrolled in the wolf-trapping certification course. The governor had all other proper licenses.”
FWP’s warning was issued on Feb. 16 notifying Gianforte he had violated anFWP commission or department order…
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