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 - 03/31/2014)
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 - 03/31/2014)
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 - 03/28/2014)
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 - 03/27/2014)
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 - 03/25/2014)
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 - 03/25/2014)
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 - 03/25/2014)