The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold a public open house and meeting Oct. 11 and 12 in Chinook at the Chinook Motor Inn.
A public open house with the commission will be held Oct. 11 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The commission meeting will convene the following morning beginning at 8:30 a.m.
During the day on Oct. 11, the commission will tour a ranch south of Chinook, weather permitting, where Fish, Wildlife and Parks is considering a conservation easement.
The meeting will also cover, in part: a petition to repeal the Cromwell Channel no-wake zone ARM; ARM amendments to wake restrictions on the Missouri River in Great Falls; 2018 fishing regulations; Little Belt Creek instream flow water right lease; Misner-Teton River instream flow water right lease; Fargo Coulee conservation easement; Canyon Ferry Wildlife Management Area farming leases; Wall Creek Wildlife Management Area grazing lease renewal; Ear Mountain grazing leases; Blackfoot Clearwater Wildlife Management Area conifer expansion and grassland restoration project.
For the full agenda and background on the scheduled topics, go to the FWP website at fwp.mt.gov; under “Quick Links” click "Commission” “Meeting & Agendas.”
FWP’s website will offer live streamed audio of the meeting.