Wolf Hunting photo

From the Great Falls Tribune:
A Roberts hunter killed the first wolf under Montana’s new backcountry wolf hunting season, which opened Tuesday.

Hunter Perry Zumwalt called Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials Wednesday morning from the remote Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Area to report that he shot a wolf. . . .

FWP officials said Zumwalt reported killing his wolf shortly before noon.

_Aasheim said information was limited, adding he did not know the gender of the wolf.