Roadkill Now Legal in Montana

“As some Montanans see it, when it comes to the thousands of animal carcasses that litter the state’s roads and highways each year, there is only one logical thing to do: Eat them.

   Under a new state law, people who come across dead deer, elk, moose and antelope — or strike them with their vehicles — may now haul the animals home for dinner.…”

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From Lynn Kading

About Lloyd Kahn

Lloyd Kahn started building his own home in the early '60s and went on to publish books showing homeowners how they could build their own homes with their own hands. He got his start in publishing by working as the shelter editor of the Whole Earth Catalog with Stewart Brand in the late '60s. He has since authored six highly-graphic books on homemade building, all of which are interrelated. The books, "The Shelter Library Of Building Books," include Shelter, Shelter II (1978), Home Work (2004), Builders of the Pacific Coast (2008), Tiny Homes (2012), and Tiny Homes on the Move (2014). Lloyd operates from Northern California studio built of recycled lumber, set in the midst of a vegetable garden, and hooked into the world via five Mac computers. You can check out videos (one with over 450,000 views) on Lloyd by doing a search on YouTube:

One Response to Roadkill Now Legal in Montana

  1. Montana is just a few miles from here, so this is an interesting article, Lloyd. I can see not wasting the meat, but surely homeless shelters who welcomed such bounty before would miss receiving it.
    On the other hand, why not? Who is crazy enough to try to commit moosicide or bearicide by truck? People can be killed hitting a small deer or antelope.
    We once hit a coyote on the Trans-Canada Highway, but didn't want to take it home for the freezer.

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