Protection of Forest Resources (Montana)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Protection of Forest Resources (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|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Primary Website|| http://leg.mt.gov/bills/mca_toc/76_13_1.htm
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
This statute addresses the conservation and protection of forest resources by encouraging the use of land management best practices pertaining to soil erosion, timber sale planning, associated road construction and reconstruction, timber harvesting, site preparation, and related activities. The statute provides for the classification of forest lands for conservation purposes, and establishes permit requirements for land use and development in forested areas.
|Department||Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation|
|Address||1625 Eleventh Ave|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:|| 76-13-1 MCA
|Authority 2:|| ARM 36.11, Subchapter 4