In celebration of National Public Lands Day and National Hunting & Fishing Day, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and several partner organizations will provide a free youth Outdoor Festival at Montana WILD and Spring Meadow Lake State Park. (Headquarters - Education - 09/12/2014)
A game skinning seminar will be held at FWP Headquarters on Saturday September 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the back parking lot. The seminar will cover techniques to cape big game animals and skin game birds. Also included will be care of downed animals and practical tips on preparing animals for the taxidermist.
To register for this free seminar, call 250-4681.
(Region 1 - Education - 09/11/2014)
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will present a duck-identification workshop, tailored to waterfowl hunters, Thursday Sept. 18 in Billings. The free class will begin at 7 p.m. at FWP’s Region 5 headquarters, 2300 Lake Elmo Dr. in Billings Heights.
(Region 5 - Education - 09/03/2014)
Class for the Ronan Fall Hunter Education course will start Wednesday, September 17th at 6:30 pm, at the Ronan Assembly of God Church. Interested students are required to register online now at fwp.mt.gov. A parent or guardian must accompany students under 18 to the first class.
Pickup manuals with instructions at Ronan Sports and Western or Westland Seed Starting on Wednesday the 10th through the 13th. (Region 1 - Education - 08/29/2014)
Online registration is now open for Hunter Education classes across northwest Montana. All registration for Hunter Education Classes in northwest Montana is through the FWP website online. Register online at fwp.mt.gov; click Hunter Ed Schedule and follow directions to register. See link: http://fwp.mt.gov/education/hunter/hunterEd.html . All class details will be found online. Here are schedules for communities to date: (Region 1 - Education - 08/26/2014)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will hold a Wolf Trapping Certification class at the Region One FWP Headquarters (490 North Meridian Road in Kalispell) on Saturday, September 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This one-time certification is required for all wolf trappers in Montana. Individuals that have been certified in years past do not need to take the class again. Another wolf trapper certification class will be held at the Fairgrounds in Kalispell on Saturday, December 6.
Online registration is required for all participants. This course, and others scheduled around the state, can be found at fwp.mt.gov under the “Education” tab. (Region 1 - Education - 08/20/2014)
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is offering fall hunter education classes in the Helena area beginning Sept.8, at two locations: C.R. Anderson Middle School and East Helena Middle School. (Headquarters - Education - 08/19/2014)