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Fishing restrictions lifted on Madison River

Fri Sep 15 12:58:22 MDT 2017

(HELENA, Mont.)—Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will lift the hoot owl restrictions on the lower Madison River from Ennis Dam to the mouth effective Friday. With cooler water temperatures, this section has met criteria for reopening.

(Headquarters - Fishing )

Smith River Reopens to Fishing

Fri Sep 15 11:01:35 MDT 2017

Fishing restrictions on the Smith River were lifted at 12:01 a.m., Sept. 15, according to Fish, Wildlife and Parks policy.

(Region 4 - Fishing )

Canyon Ferry and Tiber AIS inspections stations reduce hours

Wed Sep 13 15:33:31 MDT 2017

Labor Day weekend marked the end of the height of boating season in Montana, and in response, decontamination stations at Tiber and Canyon Ferry Reservoirs are moving to fall hours, so it is important to note that the inspection station hours vary by site. For inspection station hours go to http://musselresponse.mt.gov/Decontamination-Stations.

(Headquarters - Fishing )

With low flows, another section of Big Hole River to close to all fishing

Thu Sep 07 16:46:00 MDT 2017

(HELENA, Mont.)—The Big Hole River from Saginaw Bridge on Skinner Meadows Road to the mouth of the North Fork of the Big Hole River (Section I) will close entirely to fishing effective Friday, Sept.8. Fishing will be prohibited all day every day (this section had previously been under hoot owl restrictions).

(Headquarters - Fishing )

Sun River to Reopen to Fishing

Thu Sep 07 09:30:48 MDT 2017

Fishing restrictions on the Sun River were lifted at 2 p.m., Sept. 1, state fisheries officials have announced.

(Region 4 - Fishing )

Seeley Lake Waters Reopened to all Recreation

Wed Sep 06 15:01:48 MDT 2017

Seeley Lake waters are open again to boating and other recreation, effective at noon on September 6, 2017. The lake has been under a temporary emergency closure while aircraft used most of the lake to draw water to fight the Rice Ridge Fire.

(Region 2 - Fishing )

Section of Lower Big Hole Hits Trigger For Full Fishing Closure

Wed Sep 06 13:35:14 MDT 2017

(HELENA, Mont.)—An 18-mile stretch of the Big Hole River will close entirely to fishing effective Thursday. Fishing will be prohibited all day every day from the Notch Bottom Fishing Access Site to the river’s confluence with the Beaverhead River (this section had previously been under hoot owl restrictions).

(Region 3 - Fishing )

FWP tightens fire restrictions in Sweet Grass County

Tue Aug 29 13:39:44 MDT 2017

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ ban campfires and restrictions on smoking and other activities at its properties in Sweet Grass County will get stricter starting Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, because of wildfire danger.

(Region 5 - Fishing )

 

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