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A Working Document (April 2012)

Fish & Wildlife Recommendations for Subdivision Development in Montana

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Pages 1–176 PDF icon and link 2.7 MB

Cover and Introduction

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Section I

Recommendations for the Subdivision Application and Review Process

Pages 3–5 PDF icon and link 198 KB

Section II

Recommendations for Subdivision Design Standards

Pages 6–18 PDF icon and link 463 KB

Section III

Acronyms and Definitions

Pages 21  PDF icon and link 139 KB

Section IV.

Appendices: Table of Contents

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Appendix A

Contact Information and Web Links for FWP, Montana Natural Heritage Program, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Pages A1–A4 PDF icon and link 155 KB

Appendix B

Subdivision Planning Tools (entire section)

Pages B1–B12 PDF icon and link 400 KB

Fish & Wildlife Information Checklist

Pages B2–B7 PDF icon and link 377 KB

Fish & Wildlife Impact Assesment

Pages B8–B9 PDF icon and link 184 KB

Summary of Probable Impacts Guidance

Page B10 PDF icon and link 178 KB

Alternative Subdivision Design

Page B10 PDF icon and link 189 KB

Appendix C

Rationale for Subdivision Design Recommendations, with Pertinent Scientific References (Table of Contents and Preface)

Pages C1–C PDF icon and link 174 KB

Water Bodies

Pages C6–C29 PDF icon and link 520 KB

Big Game Winter Range

Pages C30–C46 PDF icon and link 482 KB

Public Hunting

Pages C47–C53 PDF icon and link 232 KB

Human/Bear Conflicts

Pages C54–C61 PDF icon and link 467 KB

Native Grasslands and Native Shrub Habitats

Pages C62–C81 PDF icon and link 495 KB

Selected Species of Concern

Pages C82–C124 PDF icon and link 109 KB