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Roadkill hurts a lot more than just animals. A new bill aims to ease the pain.

This story was originally published on Outdoor Life.


The state of Montana has determined that a bighorn ram has a public value of about $30,000.
The state of Montana has determined that a bighorn ram has a public value of about $30,000. (Max Pixel/)

If you don’t think roadkill can take a bite out of hunters’ opportunity, just ask Bruce Sterling.

Since 1985, the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks biologist has counted bighorn sheep that have been killed near Thompson Falls, where US Highway 200

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