Friday, March 31, 2006
The Private Land/Public Wildlife Council will meet April 12 in Bozeman to discuss hunting and fishing access issues. The council will meet at the Wingate Inn, 2305 Catron Street, from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Items to be discussed during the meeting include river access, outfitter client expansion, and the process used by the Madison Valley Ranchland Working Group to address local wildlife habitat and access issues.
The 15-member council, made up of landowners, outfitters, hunters, anglers, legislators, and an FWP Commissioner, is charged with reviewing FWP hunting and fishing access programs, offering recommendations to help achieve program objectives, and addressing issues related to private land and public wildlife.
The public is invited to observe the meeting and to participate during a public comment period at 3:30 p.m.
For more information about the PL/PW Council, contact Alan Charles, FWP Coordinator of Landowner/Sportsman Relations by phone: (406) 444-3798, or by email: Alan Charles. Or, visit the FWP website at PL/PW Council.