FWP Region 6 Mule Deer & Whitetail Deer Aerial Survey Findings Released

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks biologists have completed their 2016 winter and spring aerial surveys of deer populations across Region 6 in northeastern Montana. The surveys indicate a continuing increase in numbers for mule deer, and mostly stable populations of whitetail deer across the region.

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks biologists have completed their 2016 winter and spring aerial surveys of deer populations across Region 6 in northeastern Montana. The surveys indicate a continuing increase in numbers for mule deer, and mostly stable populations of whitetail deer across the region.

Get your SuperTag chances by June 30

Eight SuperTag hunters will win the opportunity of a lifetime to hunt a moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion and bison in any legal district open for that species next fall.

Eight SuperTag hunters will win the opportunity of a lifetime to hunt a moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion and bison in any legal district open for that species next fall.

Register for game damage roster

Hunters interested in participating in “game-damage” hunts on private land or possible management seasons this year have until July 15 to register online with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks.

Hunters interested in participating in "game-damage" hunts on private land or possible management seasons this year have until July 15 to register online with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks.

Donate a hunting license to disabled veterans & armed forces members

Montana residents and nonresidents can show support for members of the military who have given the ultimate sacrifice by donating their hunting license to a disabled military veteran or disabled active duty service member.

Montana residents and nonresidents can show support for members of the military who have given the ultimate sacrifice by donating their hunting license to a disabled military veteran or disabled active duty service member.

A Guide to Private Firearm Sales – Moral and Legal Responsibilities ~ Gary Marbut

Dear MSSA Friends, Because of agitation for mandatory government background checks on private firearm sales, I put together a Guide for Private Firearm Sales.  It is posted at: http://www.progunleaders.org/PrivateSales/ Hopefully, this will give you the information you need to conduct private sales legally and properly, and reduce the hue and cry for government background checks […]

Dear MSSA Friends,

Because of agitation for mandatory government background checks on private firearm sales, I put together a Guide for Private Firearm Sales.  It is posted at:
http://www.progunleaders.org/PrivateSales/

Hopefully, this will give you the information you need to conduct private sales legally and properly, and reduce the hue and cry for government background checks on private sales (ala Washington state).

Best wishes,

Gary Marbut, President
Montana Shooting Sports Association
http://www.mtssa.org
Author, Gun Laws of Montana
http://www.MTPublish.com

Common Sense Considerations For Safe, Private, Legal Firearms Transactions

Bad guys don’t, and will never follow the rules. Isn’t that common sense most of us can agree with? The knee jerk, default gun control reactions after mass shootings have never, and will never change. We will never stop someone who is inclined to do harm to others for personal, political or ideological reasons. These … Continue reading “Common Sense Considerations For Safe, Private, Legal Firearms Transactions”

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Bad guys don’t, and will never follow the rules. Isn’t that common sense most of us can agree with? The knee jerk, default gun control reactions after mass shootings have never, and will never change. We will never stop someone who is inclined to do harm to others for personal, political or ideological reasons. These … Continue reading "Common Sense Considerations For Safe, Private, Legal Firearms Transactions"

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Grazing agreement to benefit upland game birds and hunters

A proposed Upland Game Bird Habitat Enhancement Program project between Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and a family ranch near Sidney could benefit game birds and range health, plus create new hunting opportunities.

A proposed Upland Game Bird Habitat Enhancement Program project between Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and a family ranch near Sidney could benefit game birds and range health, plus create new hunting opportunities.

Public comment sought on increase in mule deer B license quota, range

After weathering a significant decline in recent years, the mule deer population in southeastern Montana is showing signs of a robust recovery. With populations well above long-term averages, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks proposes increasing the 2016 antlerless mule deer “B” license quota from 4,500 to 7,500 throughout Region 7.

After weathering a significant decline in recent years, the mule deer population in southeastern Montana is showing signs of a robust recovery. With populations well above long-term averages, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks proposes increasing the 2016 antlerless mule deer “B” license quota from 4,500 to 7,500 throughout Region 7.

Register for game damage roster starting June 15

Hunters interested in participating in “game-damage” hunts on private land or possible management seasons this year have until July 15 to register online with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks.

Hunters interested in participating in "game-damage" hunts on private land or possible management seasons this year have until July 15 to register online with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks.

Get your SuperTag chances by June 30

Eight SuperTag hunters will win the opportunity of a lifetime to hunt a moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion and bison in any legal district open for that species next fall.

Eight SuperTag hunters will win the opportunity of a lifetime to hunt a moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion and bison in any legal district open for that species next fall.