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Open Fields enrollment now open

Fri Mar 16 09:19:54 MDT 2018

It's time for landowners to enroll in the state-sponsored "Open Fields for Game Bird Hunters."

(Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife )

FWP Proposes to Renew Beartooth WMA Grazing Lease

Thu Mar 15 14:52:22 MDT 2018

Fish, Wildlife and Parks will propose to renew and expand a grazing lease that includes a portion of the Beartooth Wildlife Management Area, which lies between Great Falls and Helena on the eastside of Holter Lake.

(Region 4 - Fish & Wildlife )

Winter weather taking toll on waterfowl

Thu Mar 08 15:46:08 MST 2018

This winter’s near-record cold and snow apparently is starting to take its toll on waterfowl in south central Montana.

(Region 5 - Fish & Wildlife )

Winter and Wildlife

Tue Mar 06 10:14:00 MST 2018

While this winter so far has given Montana plenty of snow and cold, the weather in March and April will determine to a large extent the mortality of animals like deer and antelope in northcentral Montana.

(Region 7 - Fish & Wildlife )

Community Pond Projects Approved

Tue Mar 06 09:08:52 MST 2018

Approximately $34,000 in funding was approved recently by Montana Fish Wildlife & Parks for four projects to improve family, youth, and ADA angling near Montana communities. The Community Pond Program grants funding once per year. This year’s projects were approved at Piedmont pond (Whitehall), Roosevelt Park pond (Troy), St. Regis fishing pond (St. Regis), and Deep Mill pond (Billings).

(Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife )

Future Fisheries Projects Approved

Tue Mar 06 09:02:57 MST 2018

Nearly $400,000 in funding was approved recently by the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission for 16 projects to improve Montana fisheries.

(Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife )

FWP Transplants Bighorn Sheep to Boost Plains Herd

Wed Feb 28 16:58:37 MST 2018

Kalispell, MT — A team of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks employees braved subzero temperatures and extreme winter weather to capture bighorn sheep south of Malta and transport the animals more than 500 miles to help improve a herd near Plains.

(Region 1 - Fish & Wildlife )

Antelope traveling on tracks struck by train

Tue Feb 27 13:46:00 MST 2018

On February 22 or 23, 17 antelope traveling on railroad tracks were struck by a train near Moon Creek, west of Miles City.

(Region 7 - Fish & Wildlife )


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