General Wildlife Population Monitoring Data

Research projects that require FWP Wildlife resources including data collected by FWP staff must go through a preliminary review process prior to an exchange of data. Please review the Research Project Approval Policy (PDF) and contact MFWP at to request more information and to begin correspondence with the appropriate staff.

Deer, Elk & Antelope Data

Population estimates for antelope, elk and deer can be found on the Hunting Guide under the Helpful Information section.

Other Species Data

Population information for other species can be found under Fish & Wildlife Conservation and Management by clicking on the species photo.

For nongame wildlife species data, please check the Montana Natural Heritage Program website

Additional information can be requested by contacting MFWP at Submission of a MFWP Biologic and Natural Resource Data Request Form (PDF) may be required.