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Longer Pheasant Season Set To Open Oct. 9


Montana‚Äôs pheasant hunters will have more days to hunt this fall. This year the season will open   Oct. 9, 2004 and close Jan. 1, 2005, rather than on Dec. 15.

(Headquarters - Hunting)

Low Flows Prompt Fishing Closure On Upper Beaverhead River And Reduced Limits On Clark Canyon Reservoir


With drought conditions and low stream flows continuing to take a toll in southwestern Montana, state fish and wildlife officials announced today that they will close a 30-mile stretch of the upper Beaverhead River to fishing and reduce the fishing limits on Clark Canyon Reservoir to protect wild and native fish populations. The closure of the upper Beaverhead River--from Clark Canyon Dam to the Selway Bridge in Dillon--to all fishing will be effective from Oct. 4 through Nov. 30.

(Headquarters - Waterbody Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings)

Draft Elk Management Plan And EA Available For Comment


State wildlife officials have released a draft environmental assessment and proposed revisions to Montanas 12-year-old elk management plan. Statewide meetings to discuss and review the documents are set for October.

(Headquarters - Hunting)


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