Montana Rangeland Resources Act (Montana)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Montana|
|Name||Montana Rangeland Resources Act (Montana)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
The Montana Rangeland Resources Act establishes a program of rangeland management, to preserve Montana rangeland for livestock, wildlife habitat, high-quality water production, pollution control, erosion control, recreation, and the natural beauty of the state. The Act also provides for the cooperation and coordination of range management activities. The program aims to promote and coordinate the adoption and implementation of sound range management plans to minimize conflicts between governmental agencies and private landowners, aid the development of zoning and planning regulations, and coordinate range management research. The Act further establishes a loan program to aid the conservation of rangeland resources.
|Department||Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation|
|Division||Conservation and Resource Development|
|Address||1625 Eleventh Ave|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||76-14-1 MCA|