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  • Dozens of dead fish found along riverbank near Worden
  • The fish were dead and floating in the water. Bob Gibson, manager for Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks, says the amount of dead fish isn't surprising. "Our fisheries folks say that they are aware that that kind of kill off does happen sometimes in the early
  • 8 News KULR8
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  • 3/28/2017 4:06:00 AM
  • Dead fish found near Worden
  • The fish were dead and they were floating in the water. Bob Gibson, manager for Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks, says the amount of dead fish isn't surprising. "Our fisheries folks say that they are aware that that kind of kill off does happen sometimes in
  • 8 News KULR8
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  • 3/28/2017 12:51:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • DAVID ERICKSON david.erickson@missoulian.com 1 hr ago 0 MISSOULA -- Most people haven’t experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana’s waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 3/27/2017 7:24:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • DAVID ERICKSON david.erickson@missoulian.com 24 min ago 0 MISSOULA — Most people haven't experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana's waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have ..
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 3/27/2017 6:10:00 AM
  • Montana Encourages Boater Ed Courses
  • The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators and Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks encourage boaters to enroll in a boating education course prior to the kickoff of the boating season. U.S. Coast Guard statistics indicate that of the accidents
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/27/2017 5:42:00 AM
  • New Rules Approved for Boats at Tiber and Canyon Ferry (MT) Reservoirs
  • Montana's Fish and Wildlife Commission, in a special teleconference meeting last week, approved new rules for boaters at Canyon Ferry and Tiber reservoirs. The rules are part of Montana's response to the discovery of invasive mussel larvae last fall in ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/27/2017 5:42:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • Most people haven’t experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana’s waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have seen serious negative impacts on the fragile ecosystem in the past ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 3/26/2017 7:50:00 AM
  • Fishing guides gather to talk about threats posed by climate change
  • Most people haven’t experienced all the effects that climate change is having on Montana’s waterways, but fly-fishing guides and outfitters, who are out nearly every day, say they have seen serious negative impacts on the fragile ecosystem in the past ...
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 3/26/2017 6:24:00 AM
  • Dillon Area Spring Hunter Education Course 2017
  • Online registration is required by going to Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks website at fwp.mt.gov and following the links to hunter education. A parental Acknowledgment of Risk Form and a Student Code of Conduct must be downloaded, completed and handed in .
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  • 3/24/2017 9:27:00 PM
  • New Rules Approved for Boats at Tiber and Canyon Ferry Reservoirs
  • Montana’s Fish and Wildlife Commission, in a special teleconference meeting this week, approved new rules for boaters at Canyon Ferry and Tiber reservoirs. The rules are part of Montana’s response to the discovery of invasive mussel larvae last fall in ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/23/2017 6:52:00 PM
  • Mark Ward: Good trout fishing on Holter Reservoir
  • Lakes and reservoirs around Montana are slowly beginning to rid themselves of their ice, and fishing on the open water has begun. Last Saturday the temperature hit a high of 75 degrees in Helena. That type of weather will go a long way melting ice ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 3/23/2017 6:38:00 AM
  • Community and cultural events in the District, March 23-30, 2017
  • 202-281-2583. benninglibrary@dc.gov. Free. “Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman” From the Montana Rockies to the Kansas wheat fields and the Gulf of Mexico, families who work the land and sea are crossing political divides to find unexpected ways to protect the ...
  • Washington Post
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  • 3/23/2017 4:20:00 AM
  • Exposure cited as cause of woman's death in Fish Creek area
  • Bauer called in the Mineral County Search and Rescue team, which was joined by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. The group began to search to the west of the car, with Bauer saying that if she had gone east she would have had to cross the creek ...
  • Missoulian
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  • 3/22/2017 8:43:00 PM
  • Vote to overlook fishing outfitter blackens eye of the industry
  • Recently, fishing outfitter Robin Cunningham’s nomination for membership on the Montana Board of Outfitters came up for vote in the Montana Senate. Cunningham had served as a member of that board, on and off, since 1991. During that tenure, he was ...
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 3/22/2017 6:17:00 AM
  • Get ready for boating season, take a boater ed course
  • The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators and Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks encourage boaters to enroll in a boating education course prior to the kickoff of the boating season. During the week of March 19-25, as part of the Spring ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/21/2017 8:20:00 PM
  • Montana's snowpack improves, benefits fishing season
  • MISSOULA, Mont. - Montana’s streams and rivers depend heavily on how much snowpack is in the mountains. That snowpack is improving in Montana, according to a new report by the Natural Resources Conservation Service. The report shows February brought ...
  • NBC Montana
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  • 3/21/2017 3:43:00 AM
  • Commission to hold Wednesday teleconference on Canyon Ferry, Tiber rules
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold a special teleconference meeting on Wednesday, March 22 to consider special watercraft rules at Canyon Ferry and Tiber Reservoirs. The rules proposed would require watercraft leaving the reservoirs to get
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/20/2017 10:13:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission examines boat rules on Wednesday
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold a special teleconference meeting on Wednesday, March 22, to consider special watercraft rules at Canyon Ferry and Tiber reservoirs. The rules proposed would require watercraft leaving the reservoirs to get
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 3/20/2017 9:41:00 PM
  • Grain traders prep fish oil substitutes - Yahoo7
  • Cargill's plan to produce more fish oil could soon change the colour of up to half a million acres of the landlocked Montana prairie, company executives told Reuters. The firm plans to pay farmers there to grow a new variety of canola, distinctive for its
  • 7 News Yahoo
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  • 3/20/2017 1:02:00 PM
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Warn Residents of Wildlife on the Roads
  • USA-(Ammoland.com)- FWP would like to remind folks to watch for deer (and other animals) on the road, especially during the early morning and early evening hours when both visibility is difficult and animals are sometimes more active. With the recent hour
  • Ammo Land
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  • 3/17/2017 5:58:00 PM
  • Sandy Springs Reporter
  • A Dunwoody homemaker’s outMenis described several influences. rage over recent anti-Semitic threats She has previously visited Whitefish, a and vandalism across the country has Montana resort town now notorious as spawned a rapidly growing advocacy ora ...
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  • 3/17/2017 5:22:00 PM
  • Buckhead Reporter
  • A Dunwoody homemaker’s outMenis described several influences. rage over recent anti-Semitic threats She has previously visited Whitefish, a and vandalism across the country has Montana resort town now notorious as spawned a rapidly growing advocacy ora ...
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  • 3/17/2017 5:22:00 PM
  • Callahan Creek Unconsolidated Fill Removal Decision Notice
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP), Region One, has completed an environmental assessment (EA) for the Callahan Creek Unconsolidated Fill Removal Draft EA for the purpose of issuing a 124 permit to Lincoln County for the removal of unconsolidated sand ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/17/2017 2:35:00 PM
  • Sam Cook column: Fishing and life - the one that got away
  • A story my brother told me a couple of years ago still comes to mind on a regular basis. He's a fly fisherman, and he had been out West, fishing one of Montana's premier trout streams. He fishes often with the same guide, and they have become friends ...
  • Duluth News Tribune
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  • 3/17/2017 9:41:00 AM
  • Mark Ward: Final ice fishing report heralds spring
  • Ending his ice fishing report might work at the end of most Montana winters, but this year just might be the exception. Ice fishing conditions are beginning to get iffy, so by all means please be careful if you are going to venture out on the ice.
  • Missoulian
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  • 3/16/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Region 7 FWP enrolling landowners for Block Management
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) is enrolling new landowners in Region 7 who are interested in participating in the Block Management Program. Block Management is a cooperative effort between landowners and FWP to help manage public hunting activities
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/14/2017 9:48:00 PM
  • Second meeting for outdoors group March 16 in Miles City
  • “This is a great opportunity to spend some time with folks who are really knowledgeable and passionate about birds,” said Brandi Skone, Miles City meeting coordinator and non-game biologist for Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 7. Depending on ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/14/2017 9:05:00 PM
  • FWP Seeks Comment on Proposed Improvements to Kohrs Bend Access Site
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) is seeking public review and comment on its proposal to improve Kohrs Bend Fishing Access Site (FAS) and the adjacent riverbank on the Clark Fork River, just north of Deer Lodge. The proposal calls for building a new ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/14/2017 5:47:00 PM
  • March: A Jesse Grandkoski and Travis Parker interview
  • We sat at a small table in Whitefish, Montana, where both Travis and Jesse grew up, and where Airblaster has chosen to film their next month long movie project, aptly titled, March. We talked about history, friendships and careers, farts, the future ...
  • snowboardmag.com
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  • 3/14/2017 4:38:00 PM
  • A Mother’s Nature
  • “Other than I’ve done it for a long time.” Martha Hunt, Whitefish, Montana Martha Hunt built her life, and her daughter’s, around the mountains. PHOTO: Jay Goodrich When she was 17 years old, Pip Hunt came down from her bedroom to find her mom ...
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  • 3/13/2017 9:57:00 PM
  • Woman Reader Shares Montana Deer Hunting Story
  • Editor’s Note: Montana reader Mary Hally shared the deer hunting story about her first archery kill on Game & Fish’s Camera Corner bragging board. Here’s her recollection from the October 2016 hunt south of Whitehall, Mont. I started out my ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 3/11/2017 5:17:00 PM
  • FWP will proceed with land acquisition east of Hardin
  • BILLINGS — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks issued a notice Thursday that it will proceed with purchase of a 425-acre addition to the Grant Marsh Wildlife Management Area seven miles north of Hardin in Big Horn County. In January FWP issued an ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/9/2017 9:27:00 PM
  • Meeting Set for Mar. 22 to Discuss 2017 Mountain Lion Season
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks will host a public meeting on Wednesday, Mar. 22 to discuss mountain lion management and tentative quotas for the 2017 mountain lion hunting season in Region 3. The meeting will get underway at 7 p.m. at the Headwaters ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/8/2017 8:57:00 PM
  • Chetek residents boast big catches on ice fishing trip to Montana
  • Eight hardcore ice fishing anglers from Chetek recently returned from an unforgettable ice fishing adventure to Fort Peck Reservoir in Montana. Scott Frolik, owner of Frolik Masonry in Sumner (just north of Chetek), took his crew—James and Josh Akins ...
  • chetekalert.com
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  • 3/8/2017 11:23:00 AM
  • New Boat Decals Required this Season
  • Boaters who have permanently registered their boats, sailboats or personal water craft (PWC) must still obtain two free boat validation decals every three years at Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) regional and area offices, or by going to the FWP ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/7/2017 6:36:00 PM
  • FWP Seeks Watercraft Inspectors; Missoula Interviews March 20
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) is looking for seasonal employees to operate aquatic invasive species inspection and decontamination stations around the state. Seasonal work will run from April through October 2017, with flexibility in start and end .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/7/2017 6:21:00 PM
  • Angler Lands Monstrous Pike While Fishing in Montana
  • There’s nothing that compares with fishing in Montana, especially if you land a massive pike. While angling in the middle of winter, this fisherman was able to reel in a huge pike. Filmed in the Treasure State, this video illustrates the epitome of ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 3/7/2017 5:35:00 PM
  • Montana: Bitterroot Advisory Committee Meets Tonight in Hamilton
  • The Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Bitterroot River Recreation Advisory Committee (BRRAC) will meet Monday, March 6 from 6-9 p.m. at the Bitterroot National Forest Supervisors Office in Hamilton (1801 N. 1st Street). At this meeting, the committee will .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/6/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • Aquatic Invasive Species Inspection Jobs in Montana
  • Kalispell Interviews are March 17 (9a.m. to 4 p.m.) and March 18 (9a.m. to noon) at FWP Headquarters on N. Meridian Road Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks is looking for seasonal employees to run Aquatic Invasive Species Inspection and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/6/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • Seasonal Employment Opportunities with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
  • Miles City interviews are March 9 (9a.m. to 3 p.m.) at the Miles City Job Service office. Glendive interview are March 11 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) at the Astoria Hotel. Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks is looking for seasonal employees to run Aquatic
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/3/2017 7:52:00 PM
  • Seasonal Employment Opportunities with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
  • Aquatic Invasive Species Inspection and Decontamination Stations around the state. Successful applicants receive competitive pay and benefits and the opportunity to help protect Montana’s precious water resources. Qualifications include: Must be 18 years .
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  • 3/2/2017 10:31:00 PM
  • Ice-off stream fishing can be hot
  • Granted there have been tailwater fisheries — the Bighorn in Montana and Wyoming and the Shoshone around Cody — that have offered midwinter fishing, but if you have a yen to fish some of the streams flowing out of the Bighorn Mountains or the Absarokas ...
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 3/2/2017 7:19:00 PM
  • FWP solicits applications for CWD Citizen Advisory Panel
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking 6 -12 individuals to serve on a chronic wasting disease citizen advisory panel to provide input on the agency’s management plan for the disease. Chronic wasting disease(CWD) has not yet been found in Montana ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/2/2017 7:01:00 PM
  • New Interior Secretary Zinke reverses lead-ammunition ban
  • The former Montana congressman says the order also highlights the need to consult with local communities before taking actions. The order Zinke reversed would have phased out the use of lead ammunition and fishing tackle on wildlife refuges by 2022.
  • apnewsarchive.com
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  • 3/2/2017 4:42:00 PM
  • Montana: State Recognizes National Invasive Species Awareness Week
  • National Invasive Species Awareness Week comes at a unique time for Montana, as Fish, Wildlife and Parks and the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation continue their joint efforts to implement a plan to fight aquatic invasive mussels. "We take .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/2/2017 8:42:00 AM
  • FWP seeks watercraft inspectors
  • Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife & Parks is looking for many seasonal employees to run Aquatic Invasive Species Inspection and Decontamination Stations around the state to help prevent spreading invasive mussels to other areas. Watercraft inspector ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/1/2017 5:44:00 PM
  • Fishing for alternatives
  • Cargill's plan to produce more fish oil could soon change the color of up to half a million acres of the landlocked Montana prairie, company executives told Reuters. The firm plans to pay farmers there to grow a new variety of canola, distinctive for its .
  • The Global Times
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  • 3/1/2017 11:01:00 AM
  • Callahan Creek Unconsolidated Fill Removal Draft EA
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP), Region One, is seeking public comment for the Callahan Creek Unconsolidated Fill Removal draft environmental assessment (EA) for the purpose of issuing a 124 permit to Lincoln County for the removal of unconsolidated .
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 3/1/2017 1:13:00 AM
  • Montana requires new fishing, hunting licenses starting March 1
  • FISHING -- Deadlines are fast approaching for hunting and fishing in Montana. March 1 is the date 2017 fishing licenses are required. March 15 is the deadline to apply for elk and deer hunting permits. May 1 is the deadline to apply for moose, sheep, goat
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 2/28/2017 2:18:00 PM
  • Winter fishing fix: Fly casters snowshoe into Henry’s Fork trout water
  • Along with our fishing gear and snowshoes, we brought cross-country skis – just in case – to take advantage of groomed trails at Harriman State Park or nearby at the Rendezvous trail system at West Yellowstone, Montana. We also brought a couple of good ...
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 2/27/2017 6:30:00 AM
  • Montana Senate rejects fishing guide's appointment to board of outfitters
  • The state Senate Friday backed a committee's recommendation to block a Gallatin Gateway man's confirmation to the Board of Outfitters. Fishing guide Robin Cunningham's reappointment to the board was voted down in the Senate's Business, Labor, and Economic
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 2/25/2017 12:05:00 AM
  • Teaser: 2017 Montana Fishing Film Festival
  • 2017 Film Fest TEASER from PMD Productions on Vimeo. A teaser has been released for the 2017 Montana Fishing Film Fest. Some great footage here! To check out more from the Montana Fishing Film Festival, please click here.
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 2/24/2017 8:03:00 AM
  • Trout on the big screen: Fishing film festival slated for UM campus
  • MISSOULA -- A film festival centered around one of Montana’s most iconic sporting pastimes is coming to Missoula. The fourth annual Montana Fishing Film Festival is slated for the Dennison Theatre on the University of Montana campus on Sunday ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 2/24/2017 2:37:00 AM
  • Montana Fishing Film Fest coming to UM
  • Join anglers from across the area for an evening of homegrown fly-fishing films at the Montana Fishing Film Fest on Sunday, March 5, at the University of Montana’s Dennison Theatre. Doors open at 4 p.m. and the event starts at 5 p.m. Tickets cost $12 ...
  • abcfoxmontana.com
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  • 2/23/2017 10:32:00 PM
  • Trout on the big screen: Fishing film festival slated for UM campus
  • A film festival centered around one of Montana’s most iconic sporting pastimes is coming to Missoula. The fourth annual Montana Fishing Film Festival is slated for the Dennison Theatre on the University of Montana campus on Sunday, March 5. The festival ..
  • Missoulian
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  • 2/23/2017 2:08:00 AM
  • Future Fisheries project approved
  • More than $236,000 in funding was approved recently by the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission for 15 projects to improve Montana fisheries. The Commission approved the Future Fisheries Improvement Program (FFIP) projects submitted for the winter funding ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/22/2017 4:52:00 PM
  • Some late season endings need 2016 hunting and trapping licenses
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks reminds wolf and mountain lion hunters, and some trappers, who still plan to head afield that they need a 2016 hunting or trapping license to close out the seasons that are now in progress. The 2016-17 wolf hunting season ...
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  • 2/22/2017 3:52:00 PM
  • Online hunter and bowhunter education available to adults
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks offers hunter and bowhunter education on the Internet to anyone 18 years and older. Following the online coursework, students must sign up for a scheduled field day. There are field days available throughout Montana every ...
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  • 2/22/2017 3:52:00 PM
  • FWP Updates Snow Goose Consumption Advisory
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks issued a consumption advisory for snow goose hunters in the Dillon/Butte area in early December 2016 following the Nov. 28 event at the Berkeley Pit. In the advisory, FWP asked hunters who had harvested snow geese after Nov
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  • 2/21/2017 11:34:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Commission approves lighted nocks for archery-only season
  • Montana archery hunters will be allowed to utilize another piece of equipment this fall in their pursuit of game. During its Feb. 10 meeting, the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission approved the use of lighted nocks on arrows during the 2017 archery-only ..
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/21/2017 4:19:00 PM
  • Montana FWP Seeks Comment on Invasive Mussel Rules
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking comment on proposed amendments to rules that outline new regulations needed in the battle to contain, detect and prevent the risk of spreading invasive mussels and other aquatic invasive species to other state wate
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/21/2017 11:41:00 AM
  • Lawmaker: Protect trapping, hunting, fishing in constitution
  • HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker wants voters to add protections for trapping, hunting and fishing to the Montana constitution. The Helena Independent-Record reports (bit.ly/2l3kSrO) state Sen. Jennifer Fielder of Thompson Falls says her ...
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 2/20/2017 1:05:00 PM
  • Lawmaker: Protect trapping, hunting, fishing in constitution
  • HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker wants voters to add protections for trapping, hunting and fishing to the Montana constitution. The Helena Independent-Record reports state Sen. Jennifer Fielder of Thompson Falls says her proposal would fend off .
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 2/20/2017 3:49:00 AM
  • Lawmaker: Protect trapping, hunting, fishing in constitution
  • HELENA — A Republican lawmaker wants voters to add protections for trapping, hunting and fishing to the Montana constitution. The Helena Independent-Record reports state Sen. Jennifer Fielder of Thompson Falls says her proposal would fend off any ...
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 2/19/2017 11:34:00 PM
  • FWP seeks comment on rules aimed at invasive mussels
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking comment on proposed amendments to rules that outline new regulations needed in the battle to contain, detect and prevent the risk of spreading invasive mussels and other aquatic invasive species to other state wate
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/17/2017 10:08:00 PM
  • Part of Yellowstone WMA road reopened after runoff subsides
  • BILLINGS — Part of the roadway leading through the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Yellowstone Wildlife Management Area east of Billings will reopen Saturday morning. FWP closed the WMA to all vehicles earlier in the week because of muddy road ...
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  • 2/17/2017 10:08:00 PM
  • March Montana Hunting & Fishing News FREE Online for Ammoland Readers
  • MONTANA -(Ammoland.com)-The Montana Hunting & Fishing News Magazine is offering an exclusive free look at their February 2017 issue online for Ammoland.com readers. The Montana Hunting & Fishing News magazine is produced 11 times per year, with issues ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 2/17/2017 7:09:00 PM
  • Panel: Set aside parts of upper Bitterroot River to non-commercial fishing
  • “There was consensus on the alternative,” said Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Regional Fisheries Manager Pat Saffel. “I actually didn’t expect that.” The 16-member Bitterroot River Recreation Advisory Committee will meet one more time to ...
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 2/17/2017 1:48:00 PM
  • Voters could decide if right to hunt, fish, trap should be in constitution
  • A constitutional referendum brought before a Senate committee Thursday would ask voters whether the right to hunt, fish and trap should be codified in the Montana Constitution. Sen. Jennifer Fielder, R-Thompson Falls, brought Senate Bill 236 before the ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 2/17/2017 6:19:00 AM
  • Hunter Education Classes Offered in Havre, for Youth and Adults
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for the Havre area for this year. There will be three regular youth classroom courses offered this spring. In addition, an adult online “field day” course is set for Tuesday ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/15/2017 9:01:00 PM
  • Shed Hunters Urged to Hold Off Until Spring
  • Now imagine what it’s like for Montana’s elk population. It’s an especially stressful time for elk, with deep snow and limited food options. That’s why Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is asking shed hunters and other recreationists to give elk ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/10/2017 9:15:00 PM
  • Second meeting for birding/outdoors group March 16 in Miles City
  • Brandi Skone, non-game biologist for Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 7 in Miles City, will provide a summary of what was learned from the first meeting and from a questionnaire that asked about group interests and activities. Skone organized the ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/10/2017 9:15:00 PM
  • FWP to Expand Fisheries Division to Battle Aquatic Invasive Species
  • As part of the statewide effort to address the risks of invasive mussels, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks plans to create a new bureau to manage the prevention, detection and control of aquatic invasive species within state borders. The Aquatic Invasive ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/10/2017 7:13:00 PM
  • Female Mountain Lion Hunting To Close In HD 250
  • The hunting of female mountain lions in western Montana hunting district HD 250, which includes portions of Ravalli County will close at one-half hour after sunset on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. The order halting the hunt came shortly after Montana Fish ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/9/2017 8:26:00 PM
  • Bill eliminates hunting, fishing privileges for unpaid child-support
  • Lang’s Senate Bill 172 would change the law to say the state can deny a child-support scofflaw a wildlife conservation license, which is needed to obtain any Montana hunting or fishing license. The Montana Wildlife Federation supported the measure ...
  • ktvh.com
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  • 2/8/2017 1:39:00 AM
  • Reward offered for information on Lake Elmo vandalism
  • BILLINGS — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is offering a reward of as much as $1,000 for information about vandalism on buildings at Lake Elmo State Park over the weekend. A vandals painted graffiti on buildings along the north shore of the lake ...
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/8/2017 12:21:00 AM
  • Montana fish parasite outbreak spreads
  • A deadly parasite that killed thousands of Mountain Whitefish in the Upper Yellowstone River this past summer has now spread to several other southern Montana streams, including the Big Horn River southeast of Billings. In addition to the Big Horn, FWP ...
  • 7KBZK
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  • 2/7/2017 9:50:00 PM
  • Williams Takes Over as Fish, Wildlife and Parks Director
  • “I like to be outside as much as I can,” she said recently from inside the director’s office of the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. On Feb. 1, Williams became the 24th director of FWP, the state agency that oversees Montana’s ...
  • FlatheadBeacon
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  • 2/7/2017 7:48:00 PM
  • Montana fish parasite outbreak spreads
  • A deadly parasite that killed thousands of Mountain Whitefish in the Upper Yellowstone River this past summer has now spread to several other southern Montana streams, including the Big Horn River southeast of Billings. In addition to the Big Horn, FWP ...
  • 8KPAX
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  • 2/7/2017 6:17:00 PM
  • Montana fish parasite outbreak spreads
  • A deadly parasite that killed thousands of Mountain Whitefish in the Upper Yellowstone River this past summer, has now spread to several other southern Montana streams, including the Big Horn River southeast of Billings. In addition to the Big Horn, FWP ..
  • KTVQ
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  • 2/7/2017 7:11:00 AM
  • Fish experts look for answers about deadly parasite outbreak
  • Fishery biologists hope to find answers into an outbreak of a deadly fish parasite in Montana this summer. Fishery biologists hope to find answers into an outbreak of a deadly fish parasite in Montana this summer. South Dakota man arrested in Billings on .
  • KTVQ
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  • 2/7/2017 7:11:00 AM
  • Ice fishing clinic offered at Cooney on Feb. 25
  • Montana State Parks is offering an Ice Fishing Clinic at Cooney State Park on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The family friendly event is a great opportunity to learn a new skill or prove your ice fishing prowess. There will be a brief lesson of
  • Billings Gazette
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  • 2/6/2017 7:08:00 PM
  • Parasite in Yellowstone fish-kill found in 2 more rivers
  • BOZEMAN, Mont. — A parasite that caused a major die-off of mountain whitefish in the Yellowstone River has been discovered in two more southwestern Montana streams. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks said Friday that the parasite was detected in the Big ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/6/2017 6:13:00 PM
  • Montana: Fishing Contests OK'd With Mussel Transfer Cautions
  • After careful consideration of safety and environmental precautions, and upcoming rulemaking proposals, all 58 open-water fishing contests set for this season in Montana will be allowed to occur, the Joint Mussel Response Implementation Team announced toda
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/6/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Fish-killing parasite found in two more Montana rivers
  • FISHING – A parasite that caused a major die-off of mountain whitefish in the Yellowstone River has been discovered in two more southwestern Montana streams. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks said today that the parasite was detected in the Big Hole River .
  • The Spokesman-Review
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  • 2/6/2017 7:12:00 AM
  • Hooked on Fishing with Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks
  • A young mother who died in a house fire is being called a hero because she managed to save her newborn daughter's life, authorities said Friday. A young mother who died in a house fire is being called a hero because she managed to save her newborn daughter
  • KTVQ
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  • 2/6/2017 1:47:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife Commission to meet Feb. 10 in Helena
  • The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold a regular meeting Friday, Feb. 10, at 10:30 a.m. at the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Headquarters in Helena. The commission will look at a variety of issues and make final decisions on Future Fisheries
  • Ravalli Republic
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  • 2/4/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • Fishing tournaments OK'd with invasive species rules
  • Nearly 60 fishing tournaments across Montana may proceed as planned this year by incorporating measures to stop the spread of invasive aquatic species. Exotic mussel larvae detected for the first time in Montana last year triggered concerns about the ...
  • Independent Record
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  • 2/4/2017 4:57:00 AM
  • Parasite that caused large fish kill found in Big Hole
  • BOZEMAN – A parasite that caused a major die-off of mountain whitefish in the Yellowstone River has been discovered in another Montana stream. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks released a map Thursday indicating the streams in southwest Montana that have ..
  • ktvh.com
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  • 2/3/2017 11:58:00 PM
  • First Hunter Education Classes Offered in Glasgow, for Youth and Adults
  • Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for the first courses in the Glasgow area for this year. There will be a regular youth classroom course March 6-11, and an adult online “field day” course on March 11.
  • fwp.mt.gov
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  • 2/3/2017 9:46:00 PM
  • Parasite in Yellowstone fish kill found in 2 more rivers
  • BOZEMAN (AP) — A parasite that caused a major die-off of mountain whitefish in the Yellowstone River has been discovered in two more southwestern Montana streams. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks said Friday that the parasite was detected in the Big Hole .
  • Belgrade News
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  • 2/3/2017 9:10:00 PM
  • Judge asked to lift hold on Yellowstone dam and protect fish
  • Fisheries biologists have questioned if the $57 million project near Glendive, Montana, would indeed save the 125 wild pallid sturgeon that survive in the Yellowstone. For decades, the fish have been prevented from reaching hundreds of miles of upstream ..
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 2/3/2017 7:15:00 PM
  • Judge asked to lift hold on Yellowstone dam and protect fish
  • Fisheries biologists have questioned if the $57 million project near Glendive, Montana would indeed save the 125 wild pallid sturgeon that survive in the Yellowstone. For decades, the fish have been prevented from reaching hundreds of miles of upstream ...
  • Times of India
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  • 2/3/2017 2:53:00 PM
  • FWP detects fish-killing parasite in Big Hole River
  • BILLINGS — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks released a map on Thursday showing that a parasite that led to the deaths of thousands of whitefish in the Yellowstone River last summer is also living in portions of the Big Hole, Jefferson, Madison ...
  • The Montana Standard
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  • 2/3/2017 1:39:00 AM

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