Links and Resources


Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, through its employees and citizen commission, provides for the stewardship of the fish, wildlife, parks and recreational resources of Montana, while contributing to the quality of life for present and future generations.



State Parks

Fish and Wildlife


FWP Vision, Mission & Goals

FWP Headquarters & regional offices

FWP News

FWP for teachers

State and Federal Agencies

National Park Service
" promote and regulate the use of the national parks which purpose is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wildlife therein and the provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations.

Glacier National Park
Yellowstone National Park
Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site

US Fish & Wildlife Service
Founded to conserve, protect, and enhance the nation's fish and wildlife and their habitats for the contiuing benefit of the people

Montana region

USDA Forest Service
With a mission of "caring for the land and serving people", the Forest Service manages over 191 million acres of national forest and grasslands across the United States.

Northern Region Office

Montana Natural Resource Information System
Provides comprehensive acess to information about Montana's natural resources to all Montanans through the acquisition, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of that information in meaningful form.

Discovering Montana
The official state website. The goals of Discovering Montana are to make Montana government and education information accessible via the Internet, to stimulate the growth of state agency World Wide Web services, and to serve as the front door to the State and Universities of Montana Multiprotocol Network (SUMMITNET) and other Montana information resources.

Conservation and Sporting organizations

Montana Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

Montana Heritage Commission

Montana Natural Heritage Program

Montana Watershed Council

International Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

Ducks Unlimited

Trout Unlimited

Missouri River Flyfishers

Montana Wildlife Federation

The Nature Conservancy

Walleyes Unlimited

Whirling Disease Task Force




Left in the dust? The heated debate over
how to save Montana's coolest fish.



Badgers North of the Border :How Montana is helping its Canadian neighbors restore a population of this remarkable mammal.

Montana's State Parks

Rosebud State Park

A Big Prelude to the LIttle Bighorn: Rosebud Battlefield State Park preserves the pivotal battle grounds where, on June 17, 1876, the balance of power between the army and the Indians shifted, leading to Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer’s legendary defeat.