Acquisitions, Trades & Leases
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) seeks public review of its proposal to acquire a 34,000-acre Wildlife Management Area, and a 6,900-acre State Park in the Fish Creek drainage, west of Alberton, in Mineral County. The purpose of this proposal is to secure critical fish and wildlife habitat and to enhance compatible recreational opportunities and access for the public. A draft environmental assessment (EA) has been prepared for this proposal. FWP will hold a public hearing to discuss the proposal and take public comment, in Superior on February 2 (Tuesday) at 6:30 p.m. at the High School (multi-purpose room). The EA may be obtained by downloading the documents posted below or by mail from Region 2 FWP, 3201 Spurgin Rd., Missoula 59804; by phoning 406-542-5540; by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Comments should be directed: by mail to Region 2 FWP, Attn: Fish Creek EA or by email to FishCreek@mt.gov. Comments must be received by FWP no later than 5 p.m. on February 19, 2010.