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You are looking at a preview of what’s in the timed Montana Hunter Ed Course. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your Hunter Education Certificate.

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Another animal you must be able to correctly identify is the black bear. In Montana, the color of the black bear varies from blond to black. Its muzzle is usually brown, and it may have a small white patch on its chest. The male black bear is much larger than the female.

Black bear
Black Bear

More on Montana Wildlife

For more about Montana’s wildlife species, download the Montana Wildlife ID Guide. Information on what, where, when, and how you can hunt is available on the FWP Hunting Guides website.