The third wolf was shot in the Lolo Zone in northcentral Idaho on Tuesday, according to an Idaho Department of Fish and Game spokesman. It was not checked in physically yet, but the hunter contacted Fish and Game by phone.
Idahoan Scott Bledsoe shot a gray male in Unit 12 by the Powell Ranger Station.
He joins Robert Millage of Kamiah and Jay Mize of Emmett as successful hunters Tuesday. No kills have been reported Wednesday.
Hunters are required to report wolf kills within 24 hours.
U.S. District Judge Donald Molloy still is considering whether to allow the season to continue after 13 environmental groups asked for a injunction to stop the seasons in Idaho and Montana, which opens Sept. 15.
I still have not been able to go get mine but i will