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Anglers - Keep The Tip-Mont Number Handy

Fri Apr 27 11:53:00 MDT 2012

With Montana’s general fishing season opening May 19, FWP reminds anglers to make a note of the TIP-MONT hotline and keep it handy this fishing season. It is 1-800-TIP-MONT, or 1-800-847-6668.

(Headquarters - Fishing)

Reminder: Wildlife Management Areas Closed Until Noon May 15

Fri Apr 27 11:27:00 MDT 2012

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks would like to remind horn hunters and other recreationists that all Region 3 Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) with winter closures don’t open until noon on May 15.

(Region 3 - Fish & Wildlife)

Use Safer Fishing Tackle This Summer

Fri Apr 27 11:27:00 MDT 2012

Loons, swans, cranes and other water birds can die from lead poisoning after swallowing lead fishing sinkers and jigs lost by anglers.

(Headquarters - Fishing)

Montana Stream Access Law

Fri Apr 27 11:24:00 MDT 2012

Under Montana's stream access law, the public may use rivers and streams for recreational purposes up to the ordinary high water mark.

(Headquarters - Fishing)

State School Trust Lands And Fishing

Fri Apr 27 11:21:00 MDT 2012

Anglers must have a Montana conservation license to fish on State School Trust Lands. Other recreational activities such as hiking and bird watching require the $10 state lands recreational use permit.

(Headquarters - Fishing)


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