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Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies was founded in 1902 as a quasi-governmental organization of public agencies charged with the protection and management of North America's fish and wildlife resources.

Ducks Unlimited
Our mission is to fulfill the annual life cycle needs of North American waterfowl by protecting, enhancing, restoring, and managing important wetlands and associated uplands.

Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center
The Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center is a unique not-for-profit Bear and Wolf Preserve.

Montana Chapter of the American Fisheries Society
The mission of the American Fisheries Society is to improve the conservation and sustainability of fishery resources and aquatic ecosystems by advancing fisheries and aquatic science and promoting the development of fisheries professionals.

Montana Chapter of the Wild Sheep Foundation
Montana Wild Sheep Foundation shares the same mission as the National Wild Sheep Foundation - to enhance and promote the state sheep herd populations and to safeguard against the decline and extinction of the species. Additionally, the chapter is committed to assist in funding various projects for professional management of these sheep populations throughout the state of Montana as well as sheep populations in all of North America. Essential projects involving conservation, habitat, management improvement and sheep population and propagation are actively funded by the Montana WSF.

Montana Chapter of the Wildlife Society
To serve and represent wildlife professionals in all areas of wildlife conservation and resource management.

Montana Game Warden's Association (MGWA)
Welcome to, the Official website of the Montana Game Warden's Association (MGWA). In the site you'll be able to find information about our organization, our members, the work we do, important information as well as events and news. The MGWA knows that only through greater public understanding of the work we do, the challenges we face and how they can be involved, will the great wild resources of Montana continue to be the best of the Last Best Place.

Montana Trapper's Association
The Montana Trappers Association represents trappers of Montana to protect our trapping heritage and lifestyle; is dedicated to the conservation & management of Montana’s furbearing animals; offers trapping and fur handling training and education, a Youth Trapper Camp, a fur auction, scholarships, & a unified voice in meetings with FWP on trapping issues; offers a $300 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction for illegal trapping or snaring activities.

Montana Wildlife Federation
Organized in 1935, the Montana Wildlife Federation (MWF) is Montana's largest and oldest grassroots organization dedicated to the promotion of wildlife, sustainable wildlife habitat, and wildlife related recreational opportunities.  The MWF is the statewide voice for sportsmen and sportswomen and works for the preservation of our hunting and fishing heritage.

The Nature Conservancy
Operates the largest private system of nature sanctuaries in the world--more than 1,500 preserves in the United States alone. Some are postage-stamp size, others cover thousands of acres. All of them safeguard imperiled species of plants and animals.

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
An international, nonprofit wildlife conservation organization whose mission is to ensure the future of elk, other wildlife and their habitat.

Teaming With Wildlife
As a cooperative effort between state fish and wildlife agencies, state parks and the customers and businesses of the outdoors, Teaming With Wildlife will provide much needed funding for every state to implement important conservation strategies and to provide greater recreational and educational opportunities for millions of Americans.

Trout Unlimited
To conserve, protect, and restore North America's trout and salmon fisheries and their watersheds.

Trout Unlimited - Montana
Montana Trout Unlimited's mission is to conserve, protect, and restore Montana's world-class coldwater fisheries and their watersheds.

Walleyes Unlimited
Walleyes Unlimited of Montana was formed in 1983 as a non-profit organization to promote walleye fishing, walleye conservation, family recreation and hands-on, grassroots efforts to improve the warm water fisheries of Montana.

Walleyes Unlimited - Montana
Montana Walleyes Unlimited is the official site to for the Montana Walleyes Unlimited Circuit torunament fishing. We teach kids how to fish and support all types of fish biology for the future generations. News, fishing reports, montana chapter news.

Whirling Disease Foundation
The Whirling Disease Foundation coordinates a national effort to combat whirling disease. Each year, the Foundation, Trout Unlimited, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and other sponsors host an annual Whirling Disease Symposium bringing scientists and mangers together to discuss the latest whirling disease research and plan future research priorities.

Wild Sheep Foundation
We enhance wild sheep populations, promote scientific wildlife management, educate the public and youth on sustainable use and the conservation benefits of hunting while promoting the interests of the hunter.