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Habitat Improvement Important for Wildlife Big and Small


Recent habitat improvement work on Fleecer Mountain and Mount Haggin wildlife management areas (WMAs) in southwest Montana is improving vital winter range for deer and elk while also helping protect smaller wildlife species.

(Region 3 - Fish & Wildlife )

Bison Impact Study Comments Due Soon


Montanans and others have until Sept. 11 to comment on a draft environmental impact statement for bison conservation and management in Montana.

(Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife )

Aggressive black bear removed from Emerald Hills


Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks game wardens removed a black bear from an Emerald Hills neighborhood Tuesday after it lost its wariness around humans and broke into homes.

(Region 5 - Fish & Wildlife )

Future Fisheries Projects Approved


More than $440,000 in funding was approved recently by the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission for 17 projects to improve Montana fisheries.

(Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife )

Bears Looking for Food


Several black bears have been observed on the prairie and along rivers and streams out from the Rocky Mountain Front, prompting state wildlife officials to ask residents to keep bear attractants contained.

(Region 4 - Fish & Wildlife )

Agencies to treat Soda Butte Creek to restore cutthroat stronghold


Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks – in a cooperative effort with Wyoming and federal biologists – will treat 28 miles of streams northeast of and within Yellowstone National Park next week to remove non-native brook trout and enhance the viability of native Yellowstone cutthroat trout.

(Region 5 - Fish & Wildlife )

'Common Ground' Group To Meet In Missoula August 21


Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will host a day-long meeting in Missoula Aug. 21 to continue to explore common interests in fish and wildlife conservation and management.

(Headquarters - Fish & Wildlife )

Reminder of Upcoming Bison Impact Study Hearings in Malta


State wildlife officials are in the middle of hosting public hearings to discuss and take comment on a draft environmental impact statement for bison conservation and management in Montana. For the Region 6 area, the upcoming hearing will be held in Malta on Wednesday, Aug. 19.

(Region 6 - Fish & Wildlife )


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