Visit Travelers' Rest State Park near Lolo this March and take part in the age-old Salish tradition of sharing history through storytelling during the cold winter months. The one-hour programs begin at 11a.m. on all Saturdays. (Region 2 - State Parks - 02/28/2012)
(Helena, MT) - Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is announcing to the public that the lottery drawing results are available online for Smith River State Park float permits.
To view the results, go to the FWP licensing system: https://app.mt.gov/Als/Index, click on “check your drawing status” at the bottom or go to fwp.mt.gov and click on “Buy a License”. Permit winners will also be notified by mail.
(Headquarters - State Parks - 02/28/2012)
(Bozeman, MT) -Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is accepting public comments on proposed improvements to Black Sandy State Park which is located on the shores on Hauser Lake just north of Helena. This project would involve the addition of a new building. (Region 3 - State Parks - 02/27/2012)
(Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks AmeriCorps’ (stateparks.mt.gov) is now recruiting for new AmeriCorps members to begin service in May. AmeriCorps is a national service program where members can earn money for college, gain job skills and give back to local communities. (Headquarters - State Parks - 02/27/2012)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is again offering college students an opportunity to gain practical experience working as interns in a variety of capacities. Students typically receive academic credit while completing practicum requirements and gaining valuable work experience. (Headquarters - Education - 02/24/2012)
The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission is seeking public comment on a proposed new rule that would establish a statewide "no-wake zone" at all commercial marinas in Montana. (Headquarters - Recreation - 02/24/2012)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks reminds all black bear hunters it is their responsibility to avoid mistakenly shooting a grizzly bear during the state's upcoming spring black bear hunt. Montana's spring black bear hunting season begins April 15. (Headquarters - Hunting - 02/24/2012)
Montana's new March 15 deadline to apply for 2012 deer and elk hunting permits is accompanied by a convenient new eight-page application packet. The packet is available at all license providers, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks offices and online at fwp.mt.gov. (Headquarters - Hunting - 02/24/2012)