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Federal agency purchases Montana land with plans to buy more

This section of Nevada Creek on private land, a tributary of the Blackfoot River, was restored in 2010 by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wildland Hydrology and several other partners. “Those fish need those tributaries,” says Ron Pierce, an FWP fisheries biologist. (Photo: Big Blackfoot chapter of Trout Unlimited) MISSOULA – Read More…

Governor names grizzly bear advisory council

Phil Drake, Great Falls Tribune Published 3:57 p.m. MT July 31, 2019 CLOSE Governor demonstrates proper use of bear spray, or does he? Phil Drake, pdrake@greatfallstribune.com HELENA — Gov. Steve Bullock has appointed 18 Montanans to the Grizzly Bear Conservation and Management Advisory Council to discuss long-term grizzly bear management. The governor solicited applications for Read More…