(Helena, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is announcing to the public that state parks located in areas near Helena, Bozeman and Dillon are now in a Stage 1 Fire Restriction.
(Headquarters - State Parks - 06/30/2012)
The 7th edition of P.D. Skaar's Montana Bird Distribution has just been released. This fact-packed guide shows birdwatchers where their favorite birds have been seen in the state via summer and winter distribution maps, making it a great companion to field guides. And with this book comes a new 2012 Montana Bird Checklist. (Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife - 06/29/2012)
As spring turns to summer, bear activity is picking up in many western Montana neighborhoods, and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is asking residents to keep bear attractants contained. (Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife - 06/29/2012)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks' Becoming an Outdoors Woman Program is sponsoring a one-day workshop in Plains, at the Sanders County Fairgrounds, July 21, that will introduce participants to a variety of outdoor skills. (Headquarters - Education - 06/29/2012)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials said today that two boats carrying signs of quagga mussels have been identified at aquatic invasive species inspection stations in Montana so far this season. (Headquarters - Fishing - 06/29/2012)