Brett French reports: Film highlights landlocked public acreage issue
By angelamontana

Posted: September 9, 2021

A new movie by Bozeman filmmaker Jason Matzinger is available on YouTube highlighting the problems of landlocked public acreage. In the film, Matzinger helicopters into a landlocked section to archery hunt elk. The film also explores political solutions to the problem, such as land trades using Land and Water Conservation Fund dollars. One interesting portion of the film also delves into corner crossing, moving from one corner of public land to the other. To learn more about this and other topics addressed in the film, check out my story at

Written by Brett French | Outdoors Editor for the Billings Gazette
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