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FWP to open offices, visitor centers to customers June 3

06/01/2020

Social distancing, other protocols will be in place HELENA—As the state moves into Phase 2 of Gov. Steve Bullock’s Reopening the Big Sky Plan, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks offices and visitor centers will open to the public June 3.

(Headquarters - COVID-19 )

Visitation at Montana State Parks, FASs sees increase during COVID-19

05/01/2020

In any year, keeping state parks across Montana open takes an all-hands-on-deck approach. But 2020 is proving to be a particular challenge given increased visitation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Many Montanans are seeking outdoor adventures close to home, and state parks provide a great destination.

(Headquarters - COVID-19 )

Updates to COVID-19-related closures and suspensions

04/28/2020

People looking to get outside and enjoy spring will continue to have ample opportunities with Gov. Steve Bullock's phased approach to reopening the state, which was announced April 22.

(Region 7 - COVID-19 )

Nonresident spring turkey and black bear hunting suspended

04/10/2020

Following the extension of Montana Gov. Steve Bullock’s directive that out-of-state travelers must quarantine for 14 days, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks director Martha Williams has suspended nonresident hunting seasons for spring turkey and black bear until at least April 24.

(Headquarters - COVID-19 )

FWP suspends float recreation on Smith River through April 24

04/10/2020

To comply with current directives from Gov. Steve Bullock on social distancing, staying at home, and for the 14-day quarantine for out-of-state visitors, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is suspending all float recreation and camping on the Smith River through April 24.

(Region 7 - COVID-19 )

FWP suspends float recreation on Smith River through April 24

04/09/2020

To comply with current directives from Gov. Steve Bullock on social distancing, staying at home, and for the 14-day quarantine for out-of-state visitors, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is suspending all float recreation and camping on the Smith River through April 24.

(Headquarters - COVID-19 )

Most FWP sites remain open, some restrictions apply

04/09/2020

As a reminder to stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, social distancing guidelines should be followed at all FWP sites. Keep your distance from fellow recreators. While fishing access sites, state parks and wildlife management areas remain open (check for seasonal closures and openings), fishing piers, playgrounds and group-use facilities are closed to the public.

(Headquarters - COVID-19 )

Nonresident spring turkey and black bear hunting suspended

04/09/2020

Following the extension of Montana Gov. Steve Bullock’s directive that out of state travelers must quarantine for 14 days, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks director Martha Williams has suspended nonresident hunting seasons for spring turkey and black bear until at least April 24.

(Region 7 - COVID-19 )

 

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