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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Lewistown Field Office
 
Release Date: 06/10/11
Contacts: Abel Guevara 406-538-1977    

Kids' Fishing Day Coming Soon


This year’s Lewistown Kids’ Fishing Day will be Saturday, June 18, starting at 10 a.m. at the Frog Ponds here in Lewistown.

The day will be a fun mix of demonstrations featuring a wide variety of fishing equipment, casting techniques, lessons about water safety, a fish identification station, prizes, fishing and refreshments. 

The day’s activities are designed for kids age 5 -12 and for safety’s sake, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.  
 
Lewistown Kids’ Fishing Day is sponsored by the Bureau of Land Management, the Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge and the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
 
Kids’ fishing Day is a great opportunity to introduce youngsters to the fun provided by fishing and the ever constant need for safety around water.
 
For more information about the day’s activities, please call Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks at 406-538-4658, extension 221.


The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Last updated: 06-28-2012