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Montana-Dakotas, Western Montana DO

BLM Resource Advisory Council meeting to discuss Madison River recreation

The Bureau of Land Management’s Western Montana Resource Advisory Council will meet June 26-27 in Missoula.
Montana-Dakotas

BLM’s annual Garnet Day brings ghost town to life with fun and games

The sights, sounds and smells of a 19th-century Montana mining town will come back to life during this year’s family-friendly Garnet Day June 22 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Montana-Dakotas

This Friday: Sneak Peek of 75 Wild Horses and Burros Available for Adoption

Come out to the MetraPark Inner Field, Friday, June 7, 4-7 p.m. for a sneak peak of the 75 wild horses and burros that will be available for adoption at the Bureau of Land Management’s adoption event June 8-9.
Montana-Dakotas, Western Montana DO

BLM drills new water well at Devil’s Elbow Campground on Hauser Lake

The Bureau of Land Management’s Butte Field Office has started construction of a new well at Devil’s Elbow Campground on Hauser Lake northeast of Helena.
Montana-Dakotas

BLM to hold wild horse and burro adoption event in Billings, June 8-9

The Bureau of Land Management Montana/Dakotas will host a Wild Horse and Burro Adoption event and a First Touch Gentling Clinic with Mustang Matt, at the MetraPark Inner Field in Billings, June 8-9.
Montana-Dakotas, North Central DO

Cooperative Bat and Moth Walk/Talk

Come learn about bats and moths in Phillips County, Montana, and their importance to agriculture.
Montana-Dakotas, Eastern Montana/Dakotas DO

BLM announces July 2024 oil and gas lease sale in Montana and North Dakota

The Bureau of Land Management Montana-Dakotas State Office today announced an oil and gas lease sale scheduled for July 16, 2024, to offer 27 oil and gas parcels totaling 5,574 acres in Montana and North Dakota. 
Montana-Dakotas

BLM to chipseal Johnsrud-McNamara Road along Blackfoot River this month

MISSOULA, Mont. — The popular Johnsrud-McNamara Road, which follows the sinuous curves of the Blackfoot River 18 miles east of Missoula, will get a fresh layer of chipseal this month before the start of the busy summer season on the river.
Montana-Dakotas, Western Montana DO

Garnet Ghost Town entrance fee raised for first time in nearly two decades

Visitors who explore Montana history at Garnet Ghost Town east of Missoula will pay a higher entrance fee starting this summer, marking the first time the Bureau of Land Management has raised the price in nearly 20 years.
Montana-Dakotas

BLM seeks public comment for October 2024 North Dakota oil and gas lease sale

The Bureau of Land Management Montana-Dakotas State Office today opened a 30-day public comment period to receive public input on 20 oil and gas parcels totaling 3,173 acres that may be included in an upcoming lease sale in North Dakota.
Montana-Dakotas, Eastern Montana/Dakotas DO

BLM April 2024 North Dakota and Montana oil and gas lease sale results

BLM April 2024 North Dakota and Montana oil and gas lease sale results Received 105 bids, sold leases on 77% of lands offered