Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Adopts New Mountain Lion Regulations

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Adopts New Mountain Lion Regulations

AUSTIN — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission approved regulations banning canned hunts and implementing trapping standards for mountain lions during its May meeting. These changes are the first in more than 50 years regarding management of mountain lions in Texas and move the state toward more modern hunting and trapping standards. “The passage of these regulations is an important step toward better management of mountain lions in the state,” said Richard Heilbrun, Wildlife Diversity […]