The Wild Heart of Montana
Unequaled wildlife habitat in central Montana at stake in the latest BLM management plan
Lands along the Missouri River and those that connect this river corridor to rolling hills and upland prairie provide unequalled habitat for a spectrum of species, from the endangered black-footed ferrets to sage grouse to bighorn sheep.
The Department of Interior cancels oil and gas lease in the sacred Badger-Two Medicine
There will be no oil rigs rolling into the sacred Badger-Two Medicine anytime soon.
Spanning the Idaho-Montana border, the ruggedly sublime Scotchman Peaks roadless area continues to gain momentum as a candidate for Wilderness designation.
Rep. Zinke Votes to Develop Wilderness Areas
Congressman’s position at odds with the 78% of Montanans who value wilderness
Last Friday, Rep. Ryan Zinke voted for a bill to allow any government entity to build roads and allow motorized vehicles on American public lands currently protected as Wilderness areas.
Read the Winter 2016 issue of Wild Montana, highlighting a breakthrough agreement in the Kootenai that would add 180,000 acres of new wilderness in the northwestern Montana.