Friday, January 26, 2007
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking volunteers to serve on its statewide boating advisory committee. Committee members are needed to represent northwestern Montana, the Billings area, and eastern Montana.
The boating advisory committee assists FWP in allocating funding to improve city, county, and FWP managed motorboat facilities. The funding, about $450,000 every two years, comes from motorboat registration fees paid at the county level.
Prospective advisory committee members should have an interest in boating activities and the improvement of Montana’s public motorboat facilities. Meetings are usually held once a year, typically in Lewistown.Applicants should submit their name and describe their interest in serving on the committee to: Tom Reilly, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, Boating Advisory Committee, P.O. Box 200701, Helena, MT 59620-0701. Applications will be accepted through March 2. For more information call: 444-3752.