Articles by Species
Public Comment Opportunities
- 2012-13 Season Setting Proposals
- Interested Persons Letter ( 264 KB)
- Comment Deadline: January 23, 2012 at 5:00 PM
- Elkhorn Mountain Elk Observations Pilot Project
FWP Hunters Tool Box
- Montana FWP Hunt PlannerThis interactive web tool offers hunting district information, species distribution, and land ownership information.
- Understanding Legal Descriptions ( 84 KB)This document offers a good description of how to read legal descriptions on maps.
- Montana Access Guide to State and Federal Lands ( 221 KB)Provides contact information and a good discussion of some of the rules that apply to recreational access of state and federal lands. Download here or receive a hard copy from any FWP regional or area office.
- Directory of Montana Maps ( 466 KB)This directory provides a listing of all agency and local government contacts where you can find land ownership information. Download here or receive a hard copy from any FWP regional or area office.
- Montana Land Ownership Maps This site offers 2 types of 100K maps; one depicts detailed public land ownership info; the other depicts detailed private land ownership info
- Bureau of Land Management Official web page for the BLM in Montana.
- U.S. Forest Service Official web page for the USFS Northern Region.
- Montana Indian ReservationsMost tribal governments have made provisions for limited public hunting access. Check with the governing tribal office to determine the requirements for hunting within the reservation boundaries. A special permit is required.
- Public Lands Information Center This site offers detailed information for most developed recreational sites on public land across eight western states.
- Montana Topofinder Offers 100K and 24K topographic maps for Montana through an interactive website.
- Report Public Land Access Conflicts ( 370 KB)Download a form to report problems involving public lands access.