Idaho Fish and Game has a responsibility across not only one of the largest geographic states, but also to fund itself.

black bear season is right around the corner and soon we could even have a grizzly season

Some long overdue fee increases are on the way.  During our monthly update on Top Story, we also learned about depredation and some control challenges.  Spokesman Kelton Hatch also warned anyone in search of trophy antlers that it’s a crime to harass wild animals.  The brutal winter we just experienced was costly in efforts to save some herds from starvation.  Oh, and black bear season is right around the corner and soon we could even have a grizzly season.  Our conversation is below: