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Statewide Fisheries Management Plan 2013–2018

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This Statewide Fisheries Management Plan, the first of its kind for Montana, provides the framework and directions for managing the state’s fishery resources.

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Future Fisheries Restoration

For more than a decade, FWP's Future Fisheries Improvement Program has worked to restore rivers, streams and lakes to improve and restore Montana's wild fish habitats.

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Fishing Newsletter

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As you read through the Newsletter you will notice the multitude and wide variety of activities and actions that FWP performs in order to provide quality fisheries and fishing opportunities to anglers.


Aquatic Invasive Species

Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) are organisms that are unintentionally brought into Montana from other places. They harm recreational and agricultural resources and damage the delicate ecosystem. [Learn more]

Paddlefish Creel Survey

FWP is conducting  the annual Paddlefish creel survey. This is a phone survey with an interviewer calling in the early evenings and on weekends.  These interviews should only take a few minutes.

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