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 By Marc Kloker    News    January 16, 2019 

Wolf Harvested in Region 6 Near Glasgow by Jason Tatafu

According to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, a wolf was legally harvested Jan. 7, 2019, by a local hunter near Glasgow in Valley Co. FWP officials have inspected and tagged the animal. This is the...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    January 2, 2019

'Becoming an Outdoor Woman Ice Fishing Class' Offered Near Fort Peck

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks' Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program is sponsoring an ice fishing class near Fort Peck, over Jan. 4-5. The event will begin with an evening “classroom” portion on Fri., Jan. 4 from 6-8 p.m., at the Fort Peck...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    December 5, 2018

Region 6 Citizen Advisory meeting in Havre Dec. 12

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Region 6 Citizen Advisory Council (CAC) will meet from 12:45 p.m.-5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at the Best Western Plus (on the hill) conference room in Havre, for a special legislative meeting. The meeting is open...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    October 24, 2018

FWP works agreement with Blue Ridge Ranch to allow limited public elk hunting in Phillips County

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, in a written agreement approved by the Fish and Wildlife Commission, worked with the Blue Ridge Ranch owner, Will Carlson, to allow limited public elk hunting on approximately 9,665 private land acres in hunting...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    October 24, 2018

CWD check stations will be in place across Region 6

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will have check stations in place across Region 6 to sample for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in deer, elk and moose during the upcoming general hunting season. This is part of a planned surveillance effort, and FWP...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    September 19, 2018

Hunter Education Classes Offered Across Region 6

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for many areas across Region 6. All hunter education classes are free of charge. In the next month, classroom courses (for youth) are being held in: ○Box Elder: starting...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    September 19, 2018

Montana FWP will present waterfowl identification workshop in Glasgow

Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks will present a waterfowl identification workshop on Tues., Sept. 25, in Glasgow. This class is free, open to all ages, and will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Valley Event Center upstairs mezzanine. Oftentimes, there can...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    September 12, 2018

FWP properties in P.C. will no longer have fire restrictions

Following county officials’ recommendations, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks fishing access sites (FASs) and other properties in Phillips Co. will no longer have Stage 1 fire restrictions as of 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 8. Where normally...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    September 12, 2018

Reminder in the Field this Hunting Season: Be a Good Steward of the Land

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Region 6 Citizen Advisory Council (CAC) will meet from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thurs., Sept. 20, at the Fort Peck Multispecies Fish Hatchery in Fort Peck. The meeting is open to the public and will include wildlife,...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    September 12, 2018

Reminder in the Field this Hunting Season: Be a Good Steward of the Land

Although most hunters respect the land, property, and wildlife they are hunting, many others do not. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks would like to remind hunters and all outdoor enthusiasts to be good stewards of the land, and respect both private...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    July 25, 2018

McCone Co. deer poaching reaches conclusion, one of several involving youths in Region 6

McCone Co. deer The case concerning the poaching of ten deer in McCone Co. last fall has been settled in McCone Co. Justice Court. Two high school-aged males were found guilty on multiple wildlife violations for events that took place on Oct. 15,...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    July 18, 2018

Warmer water leads to higher mortality of walleye that are caught and released

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks wants to remind anglers that as reservoir water temperatures increase, mortality associated with catch and release also increases. A study published in 2011 in The...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    June 13, 2018

Even in FWP Region 6, Please be Bear Aware

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks would like outdoor enthusiasts to be “Bear Aware,” even in northeast Montana. Although bear encounters are rare in most of FWP Region 6, black bears are occasionally seen in the Little Rockies and the Bears Paw...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    June 6, 2018

FWP Region 6 Mule Deer & Whitetail Deer Aerial Survey findings released

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 6 biologists have completed their 2018 winter and spring aerial surveys of deer populations across northeastern Montana, which are used to help determine management recommendations. The surveys indicate above...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    June 6, 2018

FWP Region 6 2018 Elk Surveys Completed

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks biologists have completed the 2018surveys of the Missouri River Breaks (MRB) and Bears Paw elk herds in Region 6. The aerial surveys were completed in February and March by Region 6 biologists Brett Dorak, Scott Hemmer...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    May 16, 2018

Public comment sought on Cattail Marsh plan on Sleeping Buffalo WMA 8

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is proposing to begin treatment on approximately 20 acres of a cattail marsh on Sleeping Buffalo Area 8 Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Phillips Co., and is looking for public comment on the proposed action. The...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    April 25, 2018

FWP anticipates Region 6 Ponds May Have Some Winterkill

It has been a winter for the books in Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 6. After the summer of 2017 that was plagued by record drought conditions, the 2017-2018 winter will go down as the 2nd snowiest winter on record in Havre (92.5”) and the...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    April 4, 2018

Hunter Safety, Bow Hunting classes to be offered

Additional Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for many areas across Region 6. All hunter education classes are free of charge. Many classes are being held prior to the May 1 application deadline for moose, sh...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    February 21, 2018

First 2018 Hunter Ed classes offered for Youth and Adults across Region 6

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for many areas across Region 6. All hunter education classes are free of charge. In the next month, classroom courses (for youth) are being held in: Havre: starting Feb. 15...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    January 3, 2018

Mule Deer Buck Shot in Malta, Wardens Seeking Information

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 6 game wardens are seeking any information regarding a mule deer buck that was shot and left in the town of Malta on Dec. 26. On the morning of Dec. 26, Malta area game warden Ben Morin responded to a call...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    December 27, 2017

Region 6 Hunting Proposal Meeting at MHS Cafeteria on January 11

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will hold four public meetings in northeast Montana in January to gather comments on proposed hunting seasons and rules for the next two years. In addition, updated information will be presented on Chronic Wasting...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    December 13, 2017

Headless, Wasted White-tailed Deer Found in Saco Dump, Wardens Seeking Information

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 6 game wardens are seeking any information regarding a headless white-tailed buck that was recently left at the Saco dump about two miles south of Saco off the Larb Creek Rd. On the afternoon of Dec. 6,...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    August 23, 2017

FWP requests folks lookout for horned lizards

As you are hitting the field (and more importantly, the prairie) this fall, be sure to take a break from scanning the horizon for game and look down at the ground once in a while. Not only will this...

 
 By Marc Kloker    Legals    August 23, 2017

Last Hunter Education Classes Offered in Glasgow

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for the last courses in the Glasgow area for this year. There will be a regular youth classroom course starting Sept. 6, and an adult online “field day” course on Sept....

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    August 2, 2017

Pippin, Demarais among 13 honored by FWP

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks honored the service of its Region 6 Hunter and Bowhunter Education volunteer instructors, along other volunteers statewide, at the Statewide Hunter/Bowhunter...

 

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