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FWP Commission To Meet In Helena Feb. 8-9
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Friday, January 26, 2001

Montanas Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission will meet in the FWP Helena office, 1420 East Sixth Ave., Thursday, Feb. 8 and Friday, Feb. 9. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. on Feb. 8 and at 8:30 a.m. Feb. 9.

Feb. 8 the Commission will take final action on the 2001 hunting regulations including spring turkey, black bear, lion, deer, elk, upland game bird and game damage permits. The Commission will also take final action on the relocation of a road right-of-way at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center and several land-related matters.

On Feb. 9 the Commission will take final action on the proposed biennial rule to better distribute angling and floating pressure on the Beaverhead and Big Hole Rivers. Other items for final action will include the acquisition of the Darby Bridge FAS on the Bitterroot River near Darby and the acquisition of the Butcher FAS on Big Spring Creek near Lewistown. The Commission will also make appointments to the Paddlefish Advisory Committee and receive an informational briefing on a survey of visitors to Tongue River Reservoir State Park.