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The meeting starts at 9:45 a.m. May 29 in room 317 of the Capitol in Helena. The Environmental Quality Council will scrutinize funding options for several state programs at its May 29-30 meeting.

Legislative Audit Committee to review the Department of Fish Wildlife & Parks, the State of Montana Single Audit, the Department of Commerce, and the Management of Montana’s State Parks System at the April meeting.

The coal outlook  is just one of several issues on the agenda for the Environmental Quality Council (EQC) at its meeting Jan. 17-18. The bipartisan panel of legislators and public members meets in room 172 of the Capitol starting at 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 17.

The Environmental Quality Council meets Sept. 27-28 in room 172 of the Capitol. The bipartisan council is scrutinizing the parks division of the Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP).

The Water Policy Interim Committee will set a plan of action for the 2017-2018 interim during its upcoming July 31-August 1 meeting. Staff and various agencies will also lead the committee on a tour of three Helena-area sites to introduce a broad array of water issues, including irrigation,...
Governor Bullock Issues Decision on Year-round Habitat for Yellowstone Bison
Governor Steve Bullock today issued a decision to allow for the presence of bison year-round in Montana on the perimeter of Yellowstone National Park.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015/Categories: Former Governors/Tags: Fish Wildlife & Parks, Livestock, Bison

The Environmental Quality Council (EQC) will review  changes to proposed rules that guide special hunts designed to reduce the damage game animals cause to land or crops.