Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking proposals from groups and agencies capable of taking up to approximately 135 disease-free bison to establish new or augment existing bison herds for conservation purposes. (Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife - Mon Mar 31 11:54:00 MDT 2014)
For the first time, the Fort Peck Multi-Species Fish Hatchery will be using one of the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks helicopters to stock fingerling rainbow trout to many Region 6 public and private ponds that are opened for public fishing.
(Region 6 - Fishing - Mon Mar 31 11:01:00 MDT 2014)
The National Park Service (NPS) and the State of Montana (State) have agreed to prepare a joint Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to consider possible changes for managing wild Yellowstone bison and the non-native disease brucellosis. (Region 3 - Fish & Wildlife - Fri Mar 28 09:14:00 MDT 2014)
Twenty Helena-area hunter and bowhunter volunteer instructors who taught and certified nearly 650 students in classes across the region last year were recently honored by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. (Headquarters - Education - Thu Mar 27 10:07:00 MDT 2014)
Get bear and lion aware at on April 24 at Montana Wild and learn how to avoid mountain lion and bear encounters and how to keep pets and livestock safe. (Headquarters - Education - Tue Mar 25 10:52:00 MDT 2014)
Montana Wild will host a free fly casting class with a Federation of Fly Fishers' master certified instructor on April 17 at Spring Meadow Lake State Park in Helena. (Headquarters - Education - Tue Mar 25 10:48:00 MDT 2014)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and expert Boone & Crockett official scorer Josh Pallister will offer a free antler-scoring workshop for hunters of all ages on April 8 at Montana Wild. (Headquarters - Education - Tue Mar 25 10:42:00 MDT 2014)
A Minnesota man has been ordered to pay $2,070 in fines and restitution for allowing his teenage son to illegally kill a 5x5 bull elk in the Larb Hills area of the Missouri River Breaks during the 2013 archery hunting season.
(Region 6 - Enforcement - Tue Mar 25 10:21:00 MDT 2014)